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September Fair

5th in the Murder-by-Month Mysteries

The Minnesota State Fair—the beloved home of 4-H exhibits, Midway rides, and everything on a stick. The festival fun is riding high until the newly crowned Milkfed Mary, Queen of the Dairy, a Battle Lake native, is brutally murdered while her regal likeness is carved in butter.

Can Mira James, covering the fair for the Battle Lake Recall, expose a deadly State Fair secret and win a blue ribbon for caging a killer? You bet your last deep-fried Nut Goodie!

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"...murder, mayhem, and merriment!"

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