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Death of a Valentine by M. C. Beaton


Death of a Valentine

M. C. Beaton


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Amazing news is spreading like wildfire across the Scottish countryside: the most famous of all Highland bachelors, police sergeant Hamish Macbeth, is planning to marry at last. Everyone in the village of Lochdubh adores Josie McSween, Hamish's newest constable and blushing bride-to-be but perhaps Hamish Macbeth's pre-nup jitters shouldn't be ignored?



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Synopsis

Death of a Valentine by M. C. Beaton

If it wasn't for the recent murder of a beautiful woman in a neighbouring village police sergeant Hamish Macbeth wouldn't be getting married. For it was a mysterious Valentine's Day card - delivered to the victim before her death - which initially drew Hamish and Josie together in the investigation. And now, as they work side by side, they soon discover that the woman's list of admirers was endless - confirming Hamish's suspicion that love can be deaf, blind...and deadly.


Reviews

The much-loved Hamish Macbeth series... beguiling blend of wry humour and sharp observations about rural life. Good Book Guide It's always a special treat to return to Lochdubh. New York Times Book Review The detective novels of M C Beaton, a master of outrageous black comedy, have reached cult status. -- Anne Robinson The Times Another highly entertaining read from MC Beaton. Woman's Way Smart, acerbic and wonderfully diverting. Good Book Guide



About the Author

M. C. Beaton

M. C. Beaton is the renowned bestselling author of the Hamish Macbeth and Agatha Raisin series. She has written many detective and romance novels alongside having an illustrious career on Fleet Street. Already a household name and, according to Anne Robinson, a ‘national treasure’, she is ranked among John Grisham and Maeve Binchy as a heavyweight of the publishing world. She divides her time between Paris and a village in the Cotswolds that is very much like Agatha's beloved Carsely.


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Paperback
304 pages

Author
M. C. Beaton

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www.mcbeaton.co.uk/

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  • Wed, 16 Apr 2014 @ 21:10
    Woman once stopped wearing make-up so 'you can see the real me.' 'Mistake,' said a friend.
  • Wed, 16 Apr 2014 @ 21:09
    Is lipstick going out of fashion? I like bright red lipstick but often find myself in a room of naked-lipped women.
  • Mon, 14 Apr 2014 @ 10:07
    Just finished a Patricia Wentworth book, In the Fire. Hysterically bad. Rotten poetry.
  • Mon, 14 Apr 2014 @ 10:07
    As I said before, detective writers who see an opportunity to insert unpublished poems they wrote in their youth are making a big mistake.
  • Mon, 7 Apr 2014 @ 11:14
    I don't like scrubby beards. Makes a fellow's lips look like worms. Don't like long straight hair on women with short necks.

Publisher
Robinson Publishing an imprint of Constable and Robinson

Publication date
28th March 2013


ISBN
9781472105448
 



















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