Download e-book for iPad: Dandy Gilver and a Spot of Toil and Trouble by Catriona McPherson

By Catriona McPherson

ISBN-10: 1473633443

ISBN-13: 9781473633445

ISBN-10: 147363346X

ISBN-13: 9781473633469

A snug Dandy Gilver secret set in Thirties Scotland. For fanatics of PG Wodehouse, Dorothy L Sayers and Agatha Christie.

'A delightfully uplifting mystery with a distinctly P.G. Wodehouse-ian suppose. Navigating historical castles, and kinfolk feuds, Dandy Gilver also needs to deal with a ribald staging of Shakespeare's Macbeth. I enjoyed the feel of enjoyable, the fantastic use of language . . . satisfying on many levels.' Vaseem Khan, author of the unforeseen Inheritance of Inspector Chopra

Scotland, 1934.
Aristocratic deepest detective Dandy Gilver arrives at citadel Bewer, at midsummer, to resolve the tangled secret of a lacking guy, a misplaced ruby and a kinfolk curse.

The Bewer family's newest wheeze to maintain the wolf from the door is popping the fort preserve right into a theatre. whereas a motley band of gamers rehearse Macbeth, the Bewers themselves arrange lectures, their trustworthy servants manage a tearoom, and the visitor wings fill with wealthy American women looking.

Meanwhile, Dandy and her sidekick Alec Osborne start to get to the bottom of the numerous secrets and techniques of the Bewers and locate that, regardless of the witches, murders and ghosts onstage, it really is behind the curtain the place the darkest deeds are done.

'The ideal learn when you benefit from the bygoneworld appeal of Nancy Mitford, Evelyn Waugh and Agatha Christie.' - The woman on Dandy Gilver and a such a lot deceptive Habit

'Catriona McPherson is a author as gifted as she is flexible. Dandy Gilver tackles a Golden Age period puzzle along with her ordinary aplomb whilst the Scottish play bargains a Shakespearean twist to a secret with lots of vintage ingredients.' Martin Edwards

'Dandy Gilver is a fabulous personality. a pass among Nancy Drew and the Australian crime cracker pass over Fisher. She is either relentless and brilliant.' Amazon Reviewer

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