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Mrs Jeffries Pleads Her Case

Mrs Jeffries Pleads Her Case

(2003)
(Book 17 in the Mrs Jeffries series)
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"Mrs. Jeffries is the Miss Marple of Victorian Mystery." - The Paperback Forum

She keeps house for Inspector Witherspoon . . . and keeps him on his toes. Everyone's awed by his Scotland Yard successes - but they don't know about his secret weapon. No matter how messy the murder or how dirty the deed, Mrs. Jeffries' polished detection skills are up to the task . . . proving that behind every great man there's a woman - and that a crimesolver's work is never done.

It took no time at all for the magistrate to rule the death of Harlan Westover a suicide. But not everyone is convinced by the result of what may have been a slip-shod investigation. Inspector Witherspoon is treading dangerous political waters when he discreetly pokes around to see if he can't catch himself a killer. But it's up to Mrs. Jeffries and her staff to do some detective work of their own in order to give the inspector a gentle nudge in the right direction - and ensure that a murderer, if indeed there is one, doesn't get the chance to stage another suicide. . . .

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Paperback Editions

June 2018 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Mrs Jeffries Pleads her Case
Author(s): Emily Brightwell
ISBN: 1-4721-2566-5 / 978-1-4721-2566-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Constable
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April 2003 : USA Mass Market Paperback
thumbTitle: Mrs. Jeffries Pleads Her Case (A Victorian Mystery)
Author(s): Emily Brightwell
ISBN: 0-425-18947-3 / 978-0-425-18947-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
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Kindle Editions

June 2018 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Mrs Jeffries Pleads her Case
Author(s): Emily Brightwell
Publisher: Constable
Availability: Amazon UK   

April 2003 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Mrs. Jeffries Pleads Her Case (Mrs.Jeffries Mysteries Book 17)
Author(s): Emily Brightwell
Publisher: Berkley
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