Mistletoe and Murder : A Murder Most Unladylike Mystery

Description

The fabulously festive fifth mystery from the bestselling, award-winning author of Murder Most Unladylike. Nancy Drew meets the Chalet School in this clever crime novel set in the 1930s. Robin Stevens' period detail, strong characters and meticulous plotting come together in a satisfying story (Scotsman) Festive, fun and full of mystery (Country Life) ----- It's Christmas, the snow is falling in Cambridge where the detective duo Daisy Wells and Hazel Wong are spending the festive period. But Hazel's hopes of relaxing amongst the beautiful spires, cosy libraries and inviting tea-rooms are dashed by the danger lurking in the dark stairwells of Maudlin College. Two days before Christmas, there is a terrible accident. At least, it appears to be an accident - until the Detective Society look a little closer, and realise a murder has taken place. Faced with several irritating grown-ups and fierce competition from a rival agency, they must use all their cunning and courage to find the killer (in time for Christmas Day, of course). A superb puzzle . . . Splendidly seasonal (Metro) Fabulous (The Times)

Details

Author(s)
Robin Stevens
Format
Paperback | 400 pages
Dimensions
129 x 198 x 24mm | 277g
Publication date
20 Oct 2016
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd
Imprint
PUFFIN
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
Illustrations note
B+W chapter head a/w, illustrated maps
ISBN10
0141369728
ISBN13
9780141369723
Bestsellers rank
16,108