Hasty Death

by M. C. Beaton

Part of the Edwardian Murder Mysteries Series

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Continuing the Edwardian Mystery series we find Lady Rose Summer striking out as an independent lady, hoping to support herself,  but her new life isn’t quite as exciting as she hoped for. Not to worry, old acquaintance Captain Harry Cathcart soon comes along with a murder investigation he needs her help with. A good fun crime caper.

 

Edwardian Murder Mystery Series:
1. Snobbery with Violence
2. Hasty Death
3. Sick of Shadows
4. Our Lady of Pain

Hasty Death Synopsis

The future's not so rosy for Lady Rose Summer ...Longing for a life of emancipation, Lady Rose Summer has abandoned the comforts of her parent's house to become self supporting. But life as a working woman isn't quite as liberating as Rose has imagined - fortunately for her, though, her drudgery comes to an end when old acquaintance Freddy Pomfret is murdered and her help - and upper class connections - are required by amateur sleuth Captain Harry Cathcart. So as Rose and Harry prepare to take on the usual Edwardian social rounds, little do they expect to uncover a devious blackmail plot and an unexpected killer.

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ISBN: 9781849012904
Publication date: 26/08/2010
Publisher: Robinson Publishing an imprint of Constable and Robinson
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781849012904
Publication date: 26th August 2010
Author: M. C. Beaton
Publisher: Robinson Publishing an imprint of Constable and Robinson
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 256 pages
Genres: Crime / Mystery, eBook Favourites, Historical Fiction, Relationship Stories,
Categories: Crime & mystery,

About 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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