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Up Jumps the Devil

Margaret Maron

Best-selling author Margaret Maron's colorful Deborah Knott mysteries crackle with sassy Southern dialogue and rural wisdom. In Up Jumps the Devil, fast-moving progress is threatening to forever destroy the leisurely, heart-warming pace of Colleton County, North Carolina. District court judge Deborah Knott sees trouble brewing when plans for a new interstate highway start pushing up property values. As her own relatives battle lifelong neighbors over selling farmland or holding out, Deborah finds herself calming the combatants with down-home wit-and sometimes, judicial decisions. But when the squabbles escalate to murder, Deborah is forced to search for the killer uncomfortably close to home. Margaret Maron skillfully draws on her North Carolina roots to pen her well-crafted, suspenseful mysteries. Her creative talents have earned her the coveted Edgar, Agatha, Macavity, and Anthony Awards. Salt-of-the-earth characters, vivid with lilting, down-home humor and unwavering opinions, step from the pages when narrator C.J. Critt breathes life into them.

Best-selling author Margaret Maron's colorful Deborah Knott mysteries crackle with sassy Southern dialogue and rural wisdom. In Up Jumps the Devil, fast-moving progress is threatening to forever destroy the leisurely, heart-warming pace of Colleton County, North Carolina. District court judge Deborah Knott sees trouble brewing when plans for a new interstate highway start pushing up property values. As her own relatives battle lifelong neighbors over selling farmland or holding out, Deborah finds herself calming the combatants with down-home wit-and sometimes, judicial decisions. But when the squabbles escalate to murder, Deborah is forced to search for the killer uncomfortably close to home. Margaret Maron skillfully draws on her North Carolina roots to pen her well-crafted, suspenseful mysteries. Her creative talents have earned her the coveted Edgar, Agatha, Macavity, and Anthony Awards. Salt-of-the-earth characters, vivid with lilting, down-home humor and unwavering opinions, step from the pages when narrator C.J. Critt breathes life into them.
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Best-selling author Margaret Maron's colorful Deborah Knott mysteries crackle with sassy Southern dialogue and rural wisdom. In Up Jumps the Devil, fast-moving progress is threatening to forever destroy the leisurely, heart-warming pace of Colleton County, North Carolina. District court judge Deborah Knott sees trouble brewing when plans for a new interstate highway start pushing up property values. As her own relatives battle lifelong neighbors over selling farmland or holding out, Deborah finds herself calming the combatants with down-home wit-and sometimes, judicial decisions. But when the squabbles escalate to murder, Deborah is forced to search for the killer uncomfortably close to home. Margaret Maron skillfully draws on her North Carolina roots to pen her well-crafted, suspenseful mysteries. Her creative talents have earned her the coveted Edgar, Agatha, Macavity, and Anthony Awards. Salt-of-the-earth characters, vivid with lilting, down-home humor and unwavering opinions, step from the pages when narrator C.J. Critt breathes life into them.

Language:

English

Narrators:

C. J. Critt

Length:

8h 52m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:53


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

38:52


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:43


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

40:02


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

28:56


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

11:35


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

13:51


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

19:44


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

21:08


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

10:55


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

15:44


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

11:55


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

20:30


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

07:38


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

18:31


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

08:26


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

19:38


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

12:40


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

12:41


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

10:57


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

22:02


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

23:22


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

15:55


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

16:03


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

13:39


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

17:25


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

18:54


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

21:29


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

08:04


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

21:10


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

21:57


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

02:02