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Death of a Dustman by M. C. Beaton
  

Death of a Dustman

Part of the Hamish Macbeth Series

RRP £8.99

Synopsis

Death of a Dustman by M. C. Beaton

When Fergus Macleod, Lochdubh's abusive, drunk dustman is put in charge of the local recycling centre and is dubbed the 'Environment Officer', Hamish Macbeth smells trouble. Sure enough, Fergus, imbued with his new powers, becomes a bullying tyrant and when his body is found stuffed in a recycling bin, no one is sorry - including his long-suffering family. But Macbeth is surprised to find that many of the despicable dustman's victims refuse to talk - and when violence strikes again, the lanky lawman must quickly unearth the culprit among a litter of suspects...before the killer makes a clean getaway!

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Befuddled, earnest and utterly endearing, Hamish makes his triumphs sweetly satisfying. Publishers Weekly A delightful entry in an altogether captivating series. Booklist


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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Book Info

Publication date

19th September 2013

Author

M. C. Beaton

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Author's Website

www.mcbeaton.co.uk/

Publisher

Constable Crime an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group

Format

Paperback
288 pages

Categories

Crime & mystery

ISBN

9781472105356

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