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Dead On Arrival Dorothy Simpson

Dead On Arrival

Dorothy Simpson

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ISBN : 9780722178720
Paperback
221 pages
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Thanets beat remains the town of Sturrenden, his milieu the upper middle classes, his sleuthing style understated and shrewdly intuitive -- when he isnt beset by such family problems as his teenage daughters posh new boyfriend. The inspector findsMoreThanets beat remains the town of Sturrenden, his milieu the upper middle classes, his sleuthing style understated and shrewdly intuitive -- when he isnt beset by such family problems as his teenage daughters posh new boyfriend. The inspector finds a diversion of sorts at a local fete hosted by the prominent Fairleigh family. But then death strikes: someone uses a pillow to suffocate the clans tough old matriarch only days after she suffers a stroke. Suspects include the immediate family -- a son in politics, a daughter-in-law mourning her babys death, a timid sister -- and the usual collection of odd servants beloved by British crime writers.