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Thou shell of death

Author: Nicholas Blake
Publisher: Oxford : Isis, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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Fergus O'Brien, a legendary World War One flying ace with several skeletons hidden in his closet, receives a series of mocking letters predicting that he will be murdered on Boxing Day. Undaunted, O'Brien throws a Christmas party, inviting everyone who could be suspected of making the threats, along with private detective Nigel Strangeways. But despite Nigel's presence, the former pilot is found dead, just as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Blake
ISBN: 9780753191194 0753191199
OCLC Number: 869533238
Target Audience: Adult.
Description: 296 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Nicholas Blake.

Abstract:

Fergus O'Brien, a legendary World War One flying ace with several skeletons hidden in his closet, receives a series of mocking letters predicting that he will be murdered on Boxing Day. Undaunted, O'Brien throws a Christmas party, inviting everyone who could be suspected of making the threats, along with private detective Nigel Strangeways. But despite Nigel's presence, the former pilot is found dead, just as predicted, and Nigel is left to aid the local police in their investigation while trying to ignore his growing attraction to one of the other guests - and suspects - explorer Georgina Cavendish.

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