Poison and Papyrus by Betty Younis
Approx. 42,750 words.
Published on May 3, 2013.
Murder in the ivy-covered ivory tower. A famous Classicist is found mysteriously poisoned just as a recently discovered fragment of Homer is set to overturn centuries of scholarship. The Classical world is in an uproar as reputations hang in the balance and murder stalks the halls of academia. Magnolia Henley stumbles onto the truth and races to solve the mystery before suffering the same fate.