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Death of a Prankster
(eBook)

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Published:
[S.l.]: Grand Central Publishing, 2012.
Format:
eBook
Content Description:
224 pages
Rating:
General adult.
Status:
Available Online
Description

From the author of the Agatha Raisin television series... DEATH OF A PRANKSTER: A Hamish Macbeth Mystery Admittedly, there's a touch of black humor in the case. Rich, old practical joker Andrew Trent summons his kin to remote Arrat House in the dead of winter for a deathbed farewell. They arrive to find him in perfect health and eager to torment them with a whole new bag of unfunny jokes.But this time the body that falls out of the closet is Andrew Trent's own. And nobody's laughing. Especially not Constable Hamish Macbeth, who is hard put to glean any information from Trent's unappealing nearest and dearest. And when the lanky constable's former flame, Priscilla Halburton-Smythe, inserts her beautiful self into the case, Hamish must muster all his native guile to carry him through. Fortunately, he has a few clever tricks up his own sleeve, which enable this most endearing of crime fighters to get the best, and last, laugh.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781455510733

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From the author of the Agatha Raisin television series... DEATH OF A PRANKSTER: A Hamish Macbeth Mystery Admittedly, there's a touch of black humor in the case. Rich, old practical joker Andrew Trent summons his kin to remote Arrat House in the dead of winter for a deathbed farewell. They arrive to find him in perfect health and eager to torment them with a whole new bag of unfunny jokes.But this time the body that falls out of the closet is Andrew Trent's own. And nobody's laughing. Especially not Constable Hamish Macbeth, who is hard put to glean any information from Trent's unappealing nearest and dearest. And when the lanky constable's former flame, Priscilla Halburton-Smythe, inserts her beautiful self into the case, Hamish must muster all his native guile to carry him through. Fortunately, he has a few clever tricks up his own sleeve, which enable this most endearing of crime fighters to get the best, and last, laugh.
Target Audience
General adult.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Beaton, M. C. (2012). Death of a Prankster. [S.l.]: Grand Central Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Beaton, M. C. 2012. Death of a Prankster. [S.l.]: Grand Central Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Beaton, M. C, Death of a Prankster. [S.l.]: Grand Central Publishing, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Beaton, M. C. Death of a Prankster. [S.l.]: Grand Central Publishing, 2012. Web.

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