Overture to Death: Inspector Roderick Alleyn #8 [NOOK Book]

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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?
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Overture to Death: Inspector Roderick Alleyn #8

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Overview

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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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781937384227
  • Publisher: Felony & Mayhem Press
  • Publication date: 12/15/2012
  • Series: Inspectr Roderick Alleyn , #8
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 318
  • Sales rank: 99,885
  • File size: 550 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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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 19, 2014

    Have most in soft cover. This is one of my favorite english village classic murders

    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

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