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Blackstone and the balloon of death

Author: Alan Rustage; Sally Spencer
Publisher: Sutton : Severn House Large Print, 2008.
Series: Inspector Sam Blackstone series, 5.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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Though five hundred people witnessed the murder, nobody knows who did it! On the face of it, this is the simplest murder Blackstone has ever had to solve. The entire audience at the George Theatre saw Charlotte Devaraux stab William Kirkpatrick with a fake dagger. They gasped as he fell. But they gasped even more when they realised he was dead. How did the murderer manage to exchange the fake dagger for a real one?  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Large type books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Rustage; Sally Spencer
ISBN: 9780727876874 0727876872
OCLC Number: 192027530
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Description: 347 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Inspector Sam Blackstone series, 5.
Responsibility: Sally Spencer writing as Alan Rustage.

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Though five hundred people witnessed the murder, nobody knows who did it! On the face of it, this is the simplest murder Blackstone has ever had to solve. The entire audience at the George Theatre saw Charlotte Devaraux stab William Kirkpatrick with a fake dagger. They gasped as he fell. But they gasped even more when they realised he was dead. How did the murderer manage to exchange the fake dagger for a real one? What is the source of the exotic poison smeared on the dagger's blade?

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