By Nancy Atherton
Cozy lovers' favourite otherworldly detective cracks a vintage country-house case.
In Atherton's 16th secret, Lori Shepherd returns from Down lower than to her general lifestyles within the village of Finch. yet Lori's common speedy turns into something yet.
Her debonair better half's father has moved to city and is renovating Fairworth residence, a grand property close by. William Sr. expects a quiet, small-town lifestyles, yet one of the spinsters vying for his realization, shifty servants, and the invention of a mysterious portray of a genealogy in Fairworth's attic, he discovers that lifestyles in Finch is whatever yet quiet. On best of all of it, Lori and William are embroiled in a case of deception and fake id through one among Finch's personal. It's not anything the plucky Lori can't deal with, yet as soon as issues get really strange at Fairworth-moving furnishings, unusual sounds, and mysterious visitors-she calls on Aunt Dimity for her otherworldly information and uncovers the shadowy earlier underneath the estate's wonderful floor.
Nancy Atherton's titles proceed to thrill fanatics who eagerly expect every one new publication. Her most recent will draw cheers and produce new readers to this captivating sequence.
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There are problems of crime, certainly. ” “Indeed. ” The sneer in his words was palpable by now. Poirot took no notice of it. “I have the honour to approach you on behalf of Lady Edgware,” he said. ” “I am quite aware of that,” said Lord Edgware coldly. ” “Refuse? ” Whatever else Poirot had expected, he had not expected this. It is seldom that I have seen my friend utterly taken aback, but I did on this occasion. His appearance was ludicrous. His mouth fell open, his hands flew out, his eyebrows rose.
Do not imagine, Hastings, that because I am studying the case from a psychological standpoint, I shall not try my best to succeed in the commission entrusted to me. ” I had feared an allusion to the little grey cells and was thankful to be spared it. ” I said. ” Poirot raised his eyebrows quizzically. ” I cried. “You are not going to leave me behind. ” “If it were a crime, a mysterious poisoning ease, an assassination - ah! these are the things your soul delights in. ” “Not another word,” I said determinedly.
And that is that,” said Poirot to me, as we left the suite. “The single idea - herself! She has no speculation, no curiosity as to why that letter never reached her. You observe, Hastings, she is shrewd beyond belief in the business sense, but she has absolutely no intellect. ” “Except to Hercule Poirot,” I said slyly. “You mock yourself at me, my friend,” he replied serenely. “But come, let us walk along the Embankment. ” I maintained a discreet silence until such time as the oracle should speak.
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