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Death of a Unicorn
     

Death of a Unicorn

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by Peter Dickinson
 

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Praise for Peter Dickinson's mysteries:

"A literary magician controlling an appar-ently inexhaustible supply of effects."—Penelope Lively

For best-selling author Lady Margaret, the past is no longer a pleasant memory. Her first lover's mysterious death and the seeming inevitability of her inheriting the family's stately home are cast in new

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Praise for Peter Dickinson's mysteries:

"A literary magician controlling an appar-ently inexhaustible supply of effects."—Penelope Lively

For best-selling author Lady Margaret, the past is no longer a pleasant memory. Her first lover's mysterious death and the seeming inevitability of her inheriting the family's stately home are cast in new light by secrets unwillingly revisited. The first in a series of reprints of Peter Dickinson's mysteries, this classic British mystery will win fans currently engrossed in Downton Ab-bey.

Peter Dickinson has twice received the Crime Writers' As-sociation's Gold Dagger. He lives in England and is married to the novelist Robin McKinley.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781618730411
Publisher:
Small Beer Press
Publication date:
04/12/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
204
Sales rank:
605,905
File size:
321 KB

Meet the Author

Peter Dickinson: Peter Dickinson OBE has twice received the Crime Writers' Association's Gold Dagger as well as the Guardian Award and Whitbread Prize. His latest book is Earth and Air: Tales of Elemental Spirits (Big Mouth House). He lives in England and is married to the novelist Robin McKinley.

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Death of a Unicorn 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 16 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed this book. The main character is believable as young and middle aged. Her busy self absorbed life suddenly becomes clear and I know this can be true. Great mystery where everyone is guilty.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Something different. Worth the read.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The author has a love story without making the reader feel any passion, a plot that is at best confused, and some characters that should have been very interesting had the reader exxperienced more about them than through their meaningless prattle. This author had the makings of an excellent novel, but left the characters relationships needing more development, a clearer idea of who did what to whom in a plot, and statements by characters that are essential to the plot of the story. The storys narrator was too chatty, too many filler senarios, too vague of plot.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love this book very well written i recommend
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Is this our messaging book? It's is nice to have one book to chat on i guess.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Waits
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Nasty I dont want to read it
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Jdidsidnd Hi buttface hahaahahahaha jk that was immature
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
(Back again)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Its a trap he wants to forcemate u
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
NOT THE UNICORN MURDERRRRR
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I like it
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Why?
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Why