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A shot in the dark

Author: Lynne Truss
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019. ©2018
Series: A Constable Twitten mystery, 1; Wheeler large print cozy mystery.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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"It's 1957, and the famed theater critic A.S. Crystal has come to the British seaside resort of Brighton with something other than the local production of A Shilling in the Meter on his mind. Sitting in the Brighton Royal Theater with Constable Twitten, Crystal intends to tell the detective the secret he knows about the still-unsolved Aldersgate Stick-Up case of 1945. And yet, just before Crystal names the criminal  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Large type books
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lynne Truss
ISBN: 9781432862770 1432862774
OCLC Number: 1078954483
Description: 421 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Series Title: A Constable Twitten mystery, 1; Wheeler large print cozy mystery.
Responsibility: Lynne Truss.

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"It's 1957, and the famed theater critic A.S. Crystal has come to the British seaside resort of Brighton with something other than the local production of A Shilling in the Meter on his mind. Sitting in the Brighton Royal Theater with Constable Twitten, Crystal intends to tell the detective the secret he knows about the still-unsolved Aldersgate Stick-Up case of 1945. And yet, just before Crystal names the criminal mastermind involved, he's shot dead in his seat. With a new murder case on his hands and a lazy captain at the helm of the police department, the keen and clever Constable Twitten and his colleague Sargent Jim Brunswick set out to solve the decade-old mystery of the Aldersgate Stick-Up"--

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