The Man with a Load of Mischief (Richard Jury Series #1)

The Man with a Load of Mischief (Richard Jury Series #1)

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by Martha Grimes
     
 

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Two pubs in Long Piddleton are the sights of two murders. Scotland Yard's Richard Jury gets some help from Long Piddleton's own Melrose Plant to root out evil in the heart of the village. See more details below

Overview

Two pubs in Long Piddleton are the sights of two murders. Scotland Yard's Richard Jury gets some help from Long Piddleton's own Melrose Plant to root out evil in the heart of the village.

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“For readers who value wit, atmosphere and charm.”—The Washington Post Book World

“Grimes captures the flavor of British village life…Long may she write Richard Jury mysteries.”—Chicago Tribune

“[Grimes’s novel] is cast in the mold of the great British mysteries and comes complete with all the classic elements.”—The San Diego Union

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780451412522
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA)
Publication date:
08/28/2007
Series:
Richard Jury Series, #1
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
4.32(w) x 7.02(h) x 0.81(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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From the Publisher
“For readers who value wit, atmosphere and charm.”—The Washington Post Book World
 
“Grimes captures the flavor of British village life…Long may she write Richard Jury mysteries.”—Chicago Tribune
 
“[Grimes’s novel] is cast in the mold of the great British mysteries and comes complete with all the classic elements.”—The San Diego Union

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