Overture to Death: Inspector Roderick Alleyn #8

Overture to Death: Inspector Roderick Alleyn #8

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by Ngaio Marsh
     
 

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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,…  See more details below

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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?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781937384227
Publisher:
Felony & Mayhem Press
Publication date:
12/15/2012
Series:
Inspectr Roderick Alleyn , #8
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
318
Sales rank:
93,722
File size:
563 KB

Meet the Author

Ngaio Marsh (1895-1982) was one of the celebrated queens of the Golden Age of detective fiction.

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Overture to Death: Inspector Roderick Alleyn #8 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Everyone acts in a suspicious fashion!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
And a rather better description of a murderer than most with the clues right there to see. the story will continue well a little in another book death and the dancing footman. Wonderful series being reissed in trade paper backs. Mom