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Publisher: Endeavour Press (February 3, 2015)
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The Mayor of the preferred inn of Westcombe, Sir Gideon Ware, isn't any stranger to creating enemies.
What was a old fashioned little harbour is now miles of point, concrete prom, and acres of pleasure-beach, embracing all kinds of machine for human leisure and sensation. Sir Gideon Ware has placed Westcombe at the map via bribes, intimidation and threats.
When Ware drops useless in the course of his annual lunch, nobody is stunned to listen to that homicide is suspected.
But with such a lot of enemies surrounding Ware, Inspector Littlejohn has his paintings reduce out transferring via Ware’s prior to discover the most probably killer.
Especially with the manager Constable so partial to masking up very important evidence within the research.
It turns into transparent that Ware was once poisoned.
But each person else ate and drank a similar issues, and not anyone seemed to were close to sufficient to Ware to have performed the deed.
Before Littlejohn can resolve it, a moment homicide is committed…
Can he crack the case ahead of extra lives are installed jeopardy?
Or will the lengthy checklist of suspects aid the killer to escape with it…?
‘He’d otherwise be lifeless’ is a vintage detective secret through one of many masters of the style.
"One of the subtlest and wittiest practitioners of the...British detective tale" - the hot York instances
"Sure-fire, that is Bellairs." - manhattan usher in Tribune
"When you get a George Bellairs tale you get whatever worthy reading." - Norfolk Ledger-Despatch.
George Bellairs was once the nom de plume of Harold Blundell (1902-1985), against the law author and financial institution supervisor born in Heywood, close to Rochdale, Lancashire, who settled within the Isle of guy on retirement. He wrote greater than 50 books, so much that includes the detective Inspector Littlejohn, together with ‘Crime in Leper’s Hollow’, ‘A Knife For Harry Dodd’, ‘Death Drops the Pilot’ and ‘Dead March for Penelope Blow’.
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