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As the pig turns : an Agatha Raisin mystery

Author: M C Beaton
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2011.
Series: Thorndike Press large print mystery series.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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The Cotwsold village of Winter Parva has decided to roast a pig in the town square. Agatha has arrived with her current rival in the private detection racket, Toni, to enjoy the merriment. But as the pig is carried toward its final resting place, Agatha realizes that things are not as they seem ... the pig, in fact, is Gary Beech, a policeman not exactly beloved by the good people of the village. Although Agatha has  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M C Beaton
ISBN: 9781410441102 1410441105
OCLC Number: 741549556
Description: 313 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print mystery series.
Responsibility: by M.C. Beaton.

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The Cotwsold village of Winter Parva has decided to roast a pig in the town square. Agatha has arrived with her current rival in the private detection racket, Toni, to enjoy the merriment. But as the pig is carried toward its final resting place, Agatha realizes that things are not as they seem ... the pig, in fact, is Gary Beech, a policeman not exactly beloved by the good people of the village. Although Agatha has every intention of leaving matters to the police, everything changes when Gary's ex-wife hires Toni to investigate.

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