Murder, She Wrote: Season 12


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1 Sep 21


Gossip is rampant in a stylish Fifth Avenue beauty salon where an expert hair-dresser is involved in several intrigues.

2 Sep 28

A Quaking in Aspen

In Aspen, Colo, Jessica’s friend, Laney, seems to be the best suspect in the murder of her husband, Grant Boswell.

3 Oct 05

The Secret of Gila Junction

People in a sleepy Arizona town, are threatened by a truck- stop bandit and suspicious treasure hunters.

4 Oct 12

Big Easy Murder

Jessica travels to New Orleans to research a new novel, but gets caught up in a series of voodoo killings.

5 Oct 19

Home Care

A nurse under a cloud comes to Cabot Cove. One of her patients is Jessica’s best friend Maggie.

6 Nov 02

Nan's Ghost (1)

A spooky story set in an old Irish castle where legend has it that there is a ghost and a hidden treasure.

7 Nov 09

Nan's Ghost (2)

Jessica is trapped in the rat-infested dungeon of an ancient Irish castle, but uses her ingenuity to get rescued and find the treasure and a murderer.

8 Nov 16

Shooting in Rome

A movie set in Rome is the setting for a more than they planned while filming a J.B. Fletcher novel.

9 Nov 23

Deadly Bidding

Jessica agrees to go to New York to bid on a manuscript purportedly by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and while there, she gets mixed up in the murder of a local forger who had been i…

10 Nov 30

Frozen Stiff

What is the secret ingredient in the ice cream? Jessica means to find out and see that the donation for the literary foundation is paid as promised.

11 Dec 14

Unwilling Witness

Jessica is called to testify before a grand jury after a victim’s last phone call was traced to her number.

12 Jan 04

Kendo Kill

Motorcycle racing in Osaka, Japan, puts a man’s life in danger when he tries to wed a girl from a traditional Japanese family.

13 Jan 07

Death Goes Double Platinum

The members of an up-and-coming Latin instrumental band get an offer they can’t refuse just when they are getting noticed by a more reputable company.

14 Jan 11

Murder in Tempo

A much disliked singer gets a jolt from an electric guitar during a rehearsal for a rock concert benefit in Cabot Cove.

15 Feb 01

The Dark Side of the Door

The victim of a childhood kidnapping sees more in the manuscript she is editing than coincidence would suggest.

16 Feb 08

Murder Among Friends

A TV sitcom, Buds, turns out to be less friendly than the producer hoped.

17 Feb 15

Something Foul in Floppieville

The puppets are dancing to a different tune, much to the dismay of the young designer.

18 Feb 25

Track of a Soldier

The scene is a guest lodge in the Grand Tetons. Two of the guests are hiding secrets. Who has the diamond?

19 Mar 28

Evidence of Malice

Deputy Andy bought a house with numerous defects from the victim and emerges as the chief suspect.

20 Apr 04

Southern Double-Cross

Jessica is booked for a seminar in Australia when she gets word that she may have claim to an inheritance in the area—land used for sheep grazing. The natives are not all…

21 Apr 28

Race To Death

Jessica is the honorary commodore of the World’s Cup Race, featuring Kyle Kimball’s Buccaneer and Ned Larkin’s Free Spirit. There is much ill-will and Ned is…

22 May 05

What You Don't Know Can Kill You

Seth’s niece returns to Cabot Cove for her wedding only to have her groom die ““accidentally”“ before the event.

23 May 12

Mrs. Parker's Revenge

Jessica somehow gets tangled in a situation involving a deadly virus and an arms deal.

24 May 19

Death by Demographics

In San Francisco, a radio station’s new manager is trying to change their image by firing every staff member who is past a certain age and playing music for teen-agers on…

About Murder, She Wrote

Murder seems to follow Jessica Fletcher, a former English teacher and a mystery writer full of charm, zest-for-life, and personality; who happens to become “the investigator” when traveling around the country to promote a series of novels. Murder always occurs when she is present. Even in Cabot Cove!