Aunt Dimity and the Buried Treasure

Aunt Dimity and the Buried Treasure

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"While exploring the attic in her cottage near the small English village of Finch, Lori Shepherd makes an extraordinary discovery: a gleaming gold and garnet bracelet that had once belonged to Aunt Dimity. When Lori shows the garnet bracelet to Aunt Dimity, it awakens poignant memories of a doomed romance in Aunt Dimity's youth. Regretfully, Aunt Dimity asks Lori to do what she could not: return the bracelet to her unsuccessful suitor--setting Lori off on an adventure through London--and through history--to put a piece of Aunt Dimity's past to rest."--Publisher description.
Publisher: New York, NY : Viking, c2016.
ISBN: 9781101981290
Call Number: ATHERTON
Characteristics: 231 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects: Shepherd, Lori (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Dimity, Aunt (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Bracelets -- Fiction.
Women detectives -- Fiction.
Cornwall (England : County) -- Fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction


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Jul 07, 2019

This title is 21st in total of 24 titles thru yr 2019.

I enjoyed reading this creative plot, (hobby, curiosity, mystery, discovery, London) and, I wished this title plot had been written and placed as the 4th or 5th title in the entire series.......because..its content is significantly important.
Those villagers ... are sometimes aggravating...sometimes quite endearing. I'm rather fond of Mr. Barlow, sexton handyman of all talent.

I enjoyed the footage pages of Lori going to London several times. Refreshing.

May 10, 2017

One of the better ones I have read of this series. Love these books

Apr 15, 2017

After twenty-one books Nancy Atherton's Aunt Dimity series remains one of my favorites. They are cozy mysteries, frequently without a murder (as is true in this one), and with a touch of the paranormal. What I find most appealing is the frequent setting in a small English village called Finch, and the interactions of the villagers. The residents of Finch all have their flaws and eccentricities resulting in minor blow ups but ultimately their sense of community brings them together.

Sep 04, 2016

Totally enjoyed this book. Better than just an English cozy. The characters are really kind to each other without being too sappy. The plot is so interesting with that touch of mystery, I just wanted to keep reading and found it hard to put down.

Aug 13, 2016

I love this series, which begins with Aunt Dimity's Death, a 5-star book. It is essential that this series be read in order. If you like pleasant books about lovely characters, with a bit of magic thrown in, this is the series for you. The books are all 4-5 stars.


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