Book The Roderick Alleyn Mysteries Volume 1

Download or read The Roderick Alleyn Mysteries Volume 1 PDF, written by Ngaio Marsh and published by FelonyandMayhem+ORM. This book was released on 2021-12-14 with total page 448 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The first three Inspector Roderick Alleyn novels from “a peerless practitioner of the slightly surreal, English-village comedy-mystery” (Kirkus Reviews). This volume includes three books in the classic detective series from the Mystery Writers of America Grand Master: A Man Lay Dead: During a country-house party between the two world wars, servants bustle, gin flows, and the host, Sir Hubert Handesley, has invented a new and especially exciting version of that beloved parlor entertainment, The Murder Game . . . Enter a Murderer: A policeman in the audience sees an all-too-real death scene on a London stage in a mystery “good enough to satisfy the most critical reader of detective stories” (The New York Times). The Nursing Home Murder: A Member of Parliament has unexpectedly died on a visit the hospital, and any number of people could be suspects, including a sour surgeon, a besotted nurse, a resentful wife, and a cabinet full of political rivals . . . “It’s time to start comparing Christie to Marsh instead of the other way around.” —New York Magazine

Book The Roderick Alleyn Mysteries Volume 3

Download or read The Roderick Alleyn Mysteries Volume 3 PDF, written by Ngaio Marsh and published by FelonyandMayhem+ORM. This book was released on 2021-12-14 with total page 922 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Three witty novels by “the finest writer in the English language of the pure, classical puzzle whodunnit” (The Sun). This volume includes three books in the Golden Age detective series from the Mystery Writers of America Grand Master: Death in a White Tie: A high-society homicide is the talk of the London season: “Marsh’s writing is a pleasure.” —The Seattle Times Overture to Death: In a Dorset village, a snobby local busybody is silenced for good in this tale by “a peerless practitioner of the slightly surreal, English-village comedy-mystery” (Kirkus Reviews). Death at the Bar: A famous barrister is enjoying a pint at the pub—until a dart becomes a deadly weapon . . . “In her ironic and witty hands the mystery novel can be civilized literature.” —The New York Times

Book The Roderick Alleyn Mysteries Volume 2

Download or read The Roderick Alleyn Mysteries Volume 2 PDF, written by Ngaio Marsh and published by FelonyandMayhem+ORM. This book was released on 2021-12-14 with total page 912 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Three compelling tales of crime featuring the sharp-witted British police detective: “Any Ngaio Marsh story is certain to be Grade A.” —The New York Times This volume includes three books in the classic detective series from the Mystery Writers of America Grand Master: Death in Ecstasy: Tainted wine sends a member of a religious sect to meet her maker in a witty mystery marked by “quiet, intelligent deduction” (Kirkus Reviews). Vintage Murder: Inspector Alleyn is enjoying his trip to New Zealand—until intrigue among his fellow travelers turns deadly . . . Artists in Crime: An artists’ model is murdered—and among the suspects is a new woman in Inspector Alleyn’s life—in this “first-rate” detective story (Kirkus Reviews).

Book A Man Lay Dead   Enter a Murderer   The Nursing Home Murder

Download or read A Man Lay Dead Enter a Murderer The Nursing Home Murder PDF, written by Ngaio Marsh and published by HarperCollins UK. This book was released on 2009-09 with total page 45 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A Man Lay Dead - Sir Hubert Handesley's extravagant weekend house- parties are deservedly famous for his exciting Murder Game. Enter a Murderer - The crime scene was the stage of the Unicorn Theatre, when prop gun fired a very real bullet. The Nursing Home Murder - A Harley Street surgeon and his nurse have the Home Secretary as their patient.

Book Overture to Death

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  • Author : Ngaio Marsh
  • Publisher : Felony & Mayhem
  • Release : 2012-10-16
  • ISBN : 9781937384326
  • Pages : 318 pages

Download or read Overture to Death PDF, written by Ngaio Marsh and published by Felony & Mayhem. This book was released on 2012-10-16 with total page 318 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: It's murder in the little English village, but the two local spinsters, Miss Campanula, the victim, and Miss Prentice, her friend who may have been the intended victim, are not exactly the beloved little old ladies of song and story. They were (and are) waspish, gossiping snobs, passionate only about their own narrowly defined religion....and, perhaps, about the local vicar. But could they have been sufficiently unpleasant to provoke a murderer?

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Book False Scent

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  • Author : Ngaio Marsh
  • Publisher : Felony & Mayhem
  • Release : 2015-05-07
  • ISBN : 9781631940194
  • Pages : 240 pages

Download or read False Scent PDF, written by Ngaio Marsh and published by Felony & Mayhem. This book was released on 2015-05-07 with total page 240 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Mary Bellamy is the sweetheart of the London stage, fluffy as only an elderly lady of 50( ) can be. Her fans and friends and who didn t adore, positively adore darling Mary? are heartbroken when somehow Mary manages to spritz herself not with her favorite perfume but with the deadly insecticide meant to be sprayed on the azaleas. Inspector Alleyn begins by smelling something fishy (everything he learns about lovely, fragile Mary suggests that in fact she was a rather vicious battleax), but he very quickly starts smelling something different something like a rat."

Book Talking Book Topics

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  • Release : 2013-03
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  • Pages : 116 pages

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Book Books Out Loud

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  • Release : 2007
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  • Pages : 3212 pages

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Book The Mystery Fancier  Vol  4 No  3

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  • Author : Guy M. Townsend
  • Publisher : Wildside Press LLC
  • Release : 2010-09-01
  • ISBN : 1434403920
  • Pages : 54 pages

Download or read The Mystery Fancier Vol 4 No 3 PDF, written by Guy M. Townsend and published by Wildside Press LLC. This book was released on 2010-09-01 with total page 54 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The Mystery Fancier May-June 1980, Volume 4 Number 3, contains: "The Nero Wolfe Saga, Part XIX," by Guy M. Townsend, "Vladimir Gull," by Theodore P. Dukeshire and "Spy Series Characters in Hardback, Part II," by George Kelley.

Book Mystery Women

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  • Author : Colleen Barnett
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release : 2010-03
  • ISBN : 1458768368
  • Pages : 570 pages

Download or read Mystery Women PDF, written by Colleen Barnett and published by ReadHowYouWant.com. This book was released on 2010-03 with total page 570 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Edgar- and Agatha-nominated author Colleen Barnett here updates her essential reference for readers and writers of mystery, examining women who detect, women as sleuths, and the evolving roles of women in professions and in society.

Book Words on Cassette

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  • Release : 2000
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Book The Mystery Fancier  Vol  6 No  6  November December 1982

Download or read The Mystery Fancier Vol 6 No 6 November December 1982 PDF, written by Guy M. Townsend and published by Wildside Press LLC. This book was released on 2010-09-03 with total page 58 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The Mystery Fancier, November/December 1982, Volume 6 Number 6, contains: "Mae West: Mistress of Mystery?" by Billy Barton, "To Be and Not to Be," by E. F. Bleiler, "Anne Morice: The Deadly Serious Business of Not Being Serious," by Neysa Chouteau and Martha Alderson, and "Maps of Xiccarph," by Bob Sampson.

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