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The mistletoe murder : and other stories

Author: P D James; Val McDermid
Publisher: London Faber & Faber, 2017. ©2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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P. D. James was frequently commissioned by newspapers and magazines to write a short story for Christmas, and four of the best have been drawn from the archives and published here together for the first time. From the title story about a strained country-house Christmas party, to another about an illicit affair that ends in murder, plus two cases for detective Adam Dalgliesh, these are masterfully atmospheric  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Christmas fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Adam Dalgliesh, (Fictitious character); Adam Dalgliesh, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: P D James; Val McDermid
ISBN: 9780571331352 0571331351
OCLC Number: 1014116868
Description: v, 136 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Mistletoe murder --
Very commonplace murder --
Boxdale inheritance --
Twelve clues of Christmas.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: P.D. James ; with a foreword by Val McDermid.

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