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"Is there any point to which you would wish to draw my attention?" "To the curious incident of the dog in the night-time."
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First published in 1894

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This is a collection of short stories.

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The story involves horse racing.

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One of the other stories in this book supposedly ended the series, but fans forced the writer to continue it.

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The detective's sidekick is a doctor.

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The Ghost of Calico Acres
by Bonnie Turner

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Kindle Edition published 2014-01-03
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A psychological ghost story: Haunting memories lurk in the shadows of this mysterious walk from the past.

When Dr. Marc St. Clair inherits his eccentric aunt Miriam’s old Victorian house at Calico Acres, in southwestern Wisconsin, her Last Will and Testament states that he and his invalid wife, Summer, must live there for one year before they can own it. Despite the fact that the house is rumored to be haunted, Marc falls in love with it and accepts Miriam’s generous offer ... against Summer's wishes. But after a disastrous honeymoon, and a riding accident that left his beautiful wife confined to a wheelchair—bitter and full of self-pity—he believes that for their marriage to work, they must move away from her meddling parents.

Summer hates the spooky house on sight when they arrive at Calico Acres with their housekeeper, Josephina, on a cold, snowy January day. As unexplained events occur throughout the year, Sum...
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