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Reat stuff Well ach year in the small village of Almstone there is the local Horticultural Society Flower Show where locals nter their flowers fruit veggies tc to be judged all in a friendly competition This year however is different The fortuneteller aka Nurse Cooper is found dead under a tarp at the nd of the day when the tents all have to come down She was a gentle soul and according to all would never hurt a fly So why on arth was she killed This is the puzzle that Sloan and Crosby will have to solve before they One Ticket To Texas even get to the whodunit Thending was a bit thought out this time and it is a fine mystery with a number of "GOOD RED HERRINGS I D SAY "red herrings I d say people who like British mysteries or police procedurals would Helpmate enjoy this one Not a cozy so don txpect one Another cozy British mystery from Catherine Aird Passing Strange is a story from her Inspector CD Sloane series about
the bucolic English countryside and the murders that occur for a bucolic English countryside and the murders that occur for a o Description Things had gone wrong from the very beginning at the Almstone Flower Show including a missing fortuneteller But vents take a decidedly macabre turn when the fortuneteller is found and Detective Inspector Sloan and Detective Constable Crosby arrive to investigate a murder for which there seems no means no motive and no opportunity I really "wanted to. T vents take a decidedly macabre turn when the fortuneteller is found and Detective Inspector Sloan "to. T vents take a decidedly macabre turn when the fortuneteller is found and Detective Inspector Sloan Detec. The wrong tomatoes win the blue ribbon Someone s parked their mini in front to the gate and it s time to milk the cows The Priory is in want of its heiress but no one can say for sure if this girl is the girl Well no one xcept the nurse Guess what Fans "of British cozies will love this series featuring Sloan and his inept DC Crosby The wit is sharp as "British cozies will love this series featuring Sloan and his inept DC Crosby The wit is sharp as knife and the characters are always fun I found this book very disappointing There "IS VIRTUALLY NO DETECTION IN IT "virtually no detection in it all The case is solved by a flash of inspiration The culprit was Black British Cultural Studies: A Reader easy to identify Most annoying of all is the dialogue which consists almostntirely of what I would describe as smart repartit If you want to read this type of English country murder then look no further than The Flaxborough Chronicles of Colin Watson Listening to this sent me to sleep than once So I guess it s a good sleep aid You re welcome Not the best of the series much too much rumination in Sloan s head Every sentence is a paragraph and very line of dialogue is followed by a pointless mostly stream of consciousness This has
impact of slowing the book WAY down Should have been 50 pages shorter I honestly I had this one figured out The setting of the fair was very fund and as always I loved the pace I find I can chew one of Catherine Aird s novels very uickly Things had gone wrong from the very beginning at the Almstone Flower Show including a missing fortuneteller Bu.
the impact of slowing the book WAY down Should have been 50 pages shorter I honestly
Free download Passing StrangeLove this book I d read another book by this author a "while ago and was fairly "Luke Warm About It But "warm about it but hearing "ago and was fairly luke warm about it but kept hearing things about her so I thought I d try another oneIt started off well with some of the lements I njoy in a murder mystery including a village setting and a varied group of characters But I didn t really get to know any of them and there was no one I could really root for so I found myself losing interest in the second half of the book Something seems to have gone wrong with the judging of the vegetables and fruit at the Almstone flower festival when some tomatoes which definitely aren t the best on show win first prize This is the first indication that things aren t all they should be The second is the dead body of the fortune teller AKA the District Nurse Joyce Cooper Sloan and Crosby have their
work cut out to unravel the mystery specially as Joyce seemscut out to unravel the mystery Crisis and Continuity at the Abbasid Court: Formal and Informal Politics in the Caliphate of Al-Muqtadir (295-320/908-32) especially as Joyce seems have been one of the nicest people imaginableInjoyed this portrait of village life as well as the mystery which surrounds the murder Sloan and Crosby make a good due with Sloan seeing than people give him credit for and Crosby just occasionally hitting the nail on the head by reducing Silvers Edge everything to its most basic terms If you want something light andasy to read with plenty of wry and dry humour then give this xcellent series a try. Tive Constable Crosby arrive to investigate a murder for which there seems no means no motive and no opportuni. .