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Tranger to town demands they turn over an antiue Underwood typewriter they’re repairing for a customer Clare fears she may need to be rescued A call to the police scares the man off but later Clare finds his dead body in the back alley What about a dusty old typewriter could possibly be worth killing f. To Helvetica And Back is the first book in the Dangerous Type Mystery series Another enjoyable series from Paige SheltonClaire and her grandfather Chester have a typewriter repair and stationery store in Star City Utah Chester and Clare handle the typewriter repairs while Chester's great grand daughter Marion handles most of the personalized stationery orders Their business occupies the site of a former mining business and they have retained much of the interior items and have kept them in their original conditionThe story begins with Mirabelle an old friend of Chester and Clare's bringing in her old Underwood No 5 to be cleaned and to have the “L” key repaired Shortly after Mirabelle leaves a stranger dressed in biker clothes comes and wants the typewriter at any cost Fearing that this man's action might escalate the police are called and the man leaves before they arrive Clare then begins to inspect the typewriter to see what repairs might be needed when she finds a combination of letters and numbers on the arm of one of the keys She has never seen this before and wonders what they are and if this is the reason the man wanted this particular typewriter Soon Clare finds the dead body of the man that wanted the As typewriter in the alley Since her former boyfriend Creighton Wentworth a member of the Star City police department seems to consider her a person of interest So she begins to do her own investigation and soon gets help from Seth a geologist who has recently moved to Star City She shares with Seth the numbers she found and he feels that he knows what they stand for Now they need to determine for sure that he's correct and to find the murder before anyone else loses their lifeMs Shelton does an excellent job of describing the community of Star City in such a way that readers would love to visit or live there She also provides a wonderful cast of believable characters and covers their history with each other without overdoing itDefinitely will be watching for the next book in this delightful new series to see if a couple of romantic interests will develop into

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To Helvetica and Back Dangerous Type Mystery #1The New York Times bestselling author of the Farmers’ Market Mysteries and the Country Cooking School Mysteries introduces readers to Star City Utah and a little shop called the Rescued WordStar City is known for its slopes and its powder But nestled in the valley of this ski resort town is a side stre. Amazing first book in a new series I have a feeling this is going to be my favorite series from this author Star City is so thoroughly described that it feels like a place where I would like to visit or live The nostalgic shops in Bygone Alley are places where I could spend hours and the people are written so friendly and caring that I'd love to get to know themThe Rescued Word is the focus of the series as are Chester and Clare In this story an antiue Underwood typewriter is at the center of the mystery first a man wants to buy it and threatens Clare if she won't sell it to him and then he turns up dead outside the shop Obviously there is to this typewriter than meets the eye but can Clare figure it out before she becomes another murder victimAs if solving that mystery weren't enough Clare also starts a romantic relationship with Seth who has a shady past which makes her friends and family leery of him And Clare discovers that Chester has been conducting online searches regarding pancreatic cancer is there something he needs to tell her or is she overreactingThere are lots of clues to the mystery throughout the book but I could never uite figure out the entire solution until the reveal I look forward to further stories to see the relationships continue to develop and growI received an advanced reading copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review All thoughts and opinions are entirely my own

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To Helvetica and Back Dangerous Type Mystery #1 characters Ô 107 ´ The New York Times bestselling author of the Farmers’ Market Mysteries and the Country Cooking School Mysteries introduces readers to Star City Utah and a little shop called the Rescued WordStar City is known for its slopes and its powder But nestleEt full of shops that specialize in the simple charms of earlier eras One of those shops is the Rescued Word where Chester Henry and his adult granddaughter Clare lovingly repair old typewriters and restore old books Who ever thought their uaint store would hold the key to some modern day troubleWhen a s. A fantastic nostalgic debut I found my eyes glued to every page I was immediately drawn into this interesting story and didn't want it to end Star City Utah is a lovely mountain town setting and home of The Rescued Word owned and run by Clare and her grandfather Chester The plot of this cozy mystery is original and uniue and begins when Clare finds a code to a treasure map inside an old Underwood typewriter she's repairing The chaos her discovery creates pounds out as many twists and turns as there are typewriter keysPaige Shelton has long been a favorite cozy author of mine and this story is wonderfully enhanced by her talented writing voice I enjoyed my trip down memory lane with the old typewriters I felt the reverence and excitement as Clare restored rare editions of priceless sentimental books for customers I was saddened by the bitterness and blame in one of the characters heartThe relationship between Clare and her grandfather is so genuine and her childhood memories as he taught her the rescue business are Kodak moments throughout this unwinding tale Their cat Baskerville will likely strike you as having an eerie intuition I admired Clare's best friend Jodie's strength of character and look forward to seeing how Clare's relationship with geologist Seth progresses Cozy readers will ski through the pages of this story and many will find themselves still thinking about it long after they turn the final page I know I am