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False Scent

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Publisher Description

Another classic Ngaio Marsh novel reissued.

Mary Bellamy, darling of the London stage, holds a 50th birthday party, a gala for everyone who loves her and fears her power. Then someone uses a deadly insect spray on Mary instead of the azaleas. The suspects, all very theatrically, are playing the part of mourners. Superintendent Alleyn has to find out which one played the murderer…

About the author

Dame Ngaio Marsh was born in New Zealand in 1895 and died in February 1982. She wrote over 30 detective novels and many of her stories have theatrical settings, for Ngaio Marsh’s real passion was the theatre. She was both actress and producer and almost single-handedly revived the New Zealand public’s interest in the theatre. It was for this work that the received what she called her ‘damery’ in 1966.

GENRE
Crime & Thrillers
RELEASED
2009
29 October
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
256
Pages
PUBLISHER
HarperCollins
SIZE
815.8
KB

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2009
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2009
Artists in Crime Artists in Crime
2009
Enter a Murderer Enter a Murderer
2009
Death in a White Tie Death in a White Tie
2009

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