No Way to Die: A Ming Dynasty Mystery

by P.A. De Voe

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No Way to Die: A Ming Dynasty Mystery
by P.A. De Voe

December 9 – 15, 2019

About No Way To Die  


No Way to Die: A Ming Dynasty Mystery
Historical Cozy Mystery
2nd in Series
Drum Tower Press, LLC (April 18, 2019)
Paperback: 210 pages
ISBN-10: 1942667116
ISBN-13: 978-1942667117
Digital ASIN: B07PWJ715D

Through mystery and intrigue, No Way To Die transports the reader into the complex and engaging world of early Ming China.

When a peddler finds a partially mutilated body of a stranger, the unlikely duo of a young scholar and a local women’s doctor once more join forces to discover who killed him and why. In probing the highly gendered world of early Ming China, unanticipated questions surface, complicating their investigation.

As their case rapidly transitions into the unexpected, they find all roads leading away from the victim, forcing them to consider alternate routes. Was the death the result of inexorable bad karma and beyond their purview, or merely the result of mortal foul play? Was the murdered man the intended victim? If not, who was and why? The investigation leads to a growing list of potential suspects: a lustful herbalist, an unscrupulous neighbor, a vengeful farmer, a jealous husband, a scorned wife, and a band of thieves. Who is innocent and who is the culprit? To solve the murder and bring peace to the victim’s spirit, the duo must untangle the truth and do it before the murderer strikes again.

About P.A. De Voe

P.A. De Voe is an anthropologist with a PhD in Asian studies and a specialty in China. She has authored several stories featuring the early Ming Dynasty: The Mei-hua TrilogyHiddenWarned, and Trapped; the A Ming Dynasty Mystery series with Deadly Relations and No Way to DieLotus Shoes, a Mei-hua short story; and a collection of short stories: Judge Lu’s Case Files, stories of Crime & Mystery in Imperial ChinaWarned won a Silver Falchion Award for Best International Mystery; Trapped was a finalist for an Agatha Award and for a Silver Falchion Award. Her short story, The Immortality Mushroom, (a Judge Lu story) was in the Anthony Award-winning anthology Murder Under the Oaks edited by Art Taylor.

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December 9 – Here’s How It Happened – SPOTLIGHT

December 9 – The Pulp and Mystery Shelf – AUTHOR INTERVIEW

December 9 – A Wytch’s Book Review Blog – REVIEW

December 10 – Elizabeth McKenna – Author – SPOTLIGHT

December 10 – Diane Reviews Books – GUEST POST

December 10 – My Reading Journeys – SPOTLIGHT

December 11 – Brooke Blogs – SPOTLIGHT

December 11 – Christy’s Cozy Corners – REVIEW

December 11 – Books a Plenty Book Reviews – GUEST POST

December 12 – StoreyBook Reviews – GUEST POST

December 12 – MJB Reviewers – AUTHOR INTERVIEW

December 13 – Literary Gold – SPOTLIGHT

December 13 – Ascroft, eh? – AUTHOR INTERVIEW

December 14 – I Read What You Write – REVIEW, GUEST POST

December 14 – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book – AUTHOR INTERVIEW

December 15 – Celticlady’s Reviews – SPOTLIGHT

December 15 – Baroness’ Book Trove – REVIEW

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