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The man that got away

Author: Lynne Truss
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, Gale Cengage Learning, 2020. ©2019
Series: Wheeler Publishing Large Print Cozy Mystery
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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"1957: In the beach town of Brighton, music is playing and guests are sunning themselves, when a young man is found dead, dripping blood, in a deck chair. Constable Twitten of the Brighton Police Force has a hunch that the fiendish murder may be connected to a notorious nightspot, but his captain and his colleagues are-as ever-busy with other more important issues. Inspector Steine is being conned into paying for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Detective and mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lynne Truss
ISBN: 9781432877057 1432877054
OCLC Number: 1130322277
Description: 415 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Wheeler Publishing Large Print Cozy Mystery
Responsibility: Lynne Truss.

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"1957: In the beach town of Brighton, music is playing and guests are sunning themselves, when a young man is found dead, dripping blood, in a deck chair. Constable Twitten of the Brighton Police Force has a hunch that the fiendish murder may be connected to a notorious nightspot, but his captain and his colleagues are-as ever-busy with other more important issues. Inspector Steine is being conned into paying for the honor of being featured at the Museum of Wax, and Sergeant Brunswick is trying (and failing) to get the attention of the distraught Brighton Belles who found the body. As the case twists and turns, Constable Twitten must find the murderer and convince his colleagues that there's an evil mastermind behind Brighton's climbing crime rate. Our incomparable team of detectives are back for another outing in the second installment of Lynne Truss's joyfully quirky crime series"--

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