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Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance

Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance

(2004)
(Book 15 in the Agatha Raisin series)
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Bossy, impulsive, and unlucky in love, the all-too-human Agatha Raisin has proved to be a surprisingly effective---and endearing---amateur sleuth. But can Agatha make it as a private investigator? After getting mugged on vacation, in what she will always think of as the Paris Incident, she decides to find out.

Agatha soon learns that running her own detective agency in the Cotswolds is not quite like starring in a Raymond Chandler movie. Instead of dames in distress with big shoulder pads, her clients are ladies with missing cats and a man whose son has run off with his car. Agatha even worries that she might be outclassed by her sixty-seven-year-old secretary, Emma Comfrey.
But then wealthy divorc&eacute;e Catherine Laggat-Brown walks in with their first "real" case. Mrs. Laggat-Brown's daughter has received a death threat, and when Agatha thwarts an attack on the girl at a dinner dance, she recognizes an opportunity to show what Raisin Investigations can do. Even better, the case gives her a chance to reunite with her long-absent friend, Sir Charles Fraith. As they scour the Cotswolds in search of leads, Charles' insights prove invaluable and his charms irresistible, leading poor Emma to fall madly in love with him.

As ever, Agatha bumbles her way through the case, trying her friends' patience and flirting shamelessly with the chief suspect. Will she put her tiny agency on the map, or has even the outrageous Agatha finally bitten off more than she can chew?


Genre: Cozy Mystery
 
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Hardback Editions

February 2005 : USA Hardback
Title: The Deadly Dance (Agatha Raisin Mysteries, No. 15)
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 0-7862-7206-6 / 978-0-7862-7206-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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January 2005 : UK Hardback
Title: The Deadly Dance
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 1-4056-3276-3 / 978-1-4056-3276-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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January 2005 : UK Hardback
Title: The Deadly Dance
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 1-4056-3277-1 / 978-1-4056-3277-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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October 2004 : USA Hardback
Title: The Deadly Dance (Agatha Raisin Mysteries, No. 15)
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 0-312-30436-6 / 978-0-312-30436-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Minotaur Books
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Paperback Editions

April 2016 : UK Paperback
Title: Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 1-4721-2139-2 / 978-1-4721-2139-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Constable
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August 2012 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: The Deadly Dance: An Agatha Raisin Mystery (Agatha Raisin Mysteries)
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 1-250-02677-6 / 978-1-250-02677-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
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June 2010 : UK Paperback
Title: Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 1-84901-148-6 / 978-1-84901-148-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: C & R Crime
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November 2006 : UK Paperback
Title: Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 1-84529-381-9 / 978-1-84529-381-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: C & R Crime
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December 2005 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: The Deadly Dance (Agatha Raisin Mysteries, No. 15)
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 0-312-98474-X / 978-0-312-98474-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
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Audio Editions

March 2015 : USA Audio CD
Title: Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance (Agatha Raisin Mysteries, Book 15) (Agatha Raisin Mysteries (Audio))
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 1-5046-1282-5 / 978-1-5046-1282-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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March 2015 : USA MP3 CD
Title: Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance (Agatha Raisin Mysteries, Book 15) (Agatha Raisin Mysteries (Audio))
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 1-5046-1284-1 / 978-1-5046-1284-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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December 2014 : USA Audio CD
Title: Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance (Agatha Raisin Mysteries (Audio))
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 1-4815-2111-X / 978-1-4815-2111-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
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February 2013 : USA Audio edition
Title: Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance: An Agatha Raisin Mystery, Book 15
Author(s): M C Beaton
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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June 2011 : USA Audio edition
Title: Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance: Agatha Raisin, Book 15
Author(s): M C Beaton
Publisher: Audible Studios
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June 2011 : UK Audio edition
Title: Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance: Agatha Raisin, Book 15
Author(s): M C Beaton
Publisher: Audible Studios
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June 2011 : UK Audio CD
Title: Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance (BBC Audio)
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 1-4084-6956-1 / 978-1-4084-6956-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: BBC Audiobooks Ltd
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2008 : UK Audio CD
Title: Agatha Raisin and the Deadly Dance
Author(s): M C Beaton
ISBN: 1-4056-2498-1 / 978-1-4056-2498-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: BBC Audiobooks/Chivers
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April 2006 : USA Audio edition
Title: The Deadly Dance
Author(s): M C Beaton
Publisher: Books on Tape
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November 2004 : USA Audio CD
Title: the deadly dance
Author(s): M C Beaten
ISBN: 1-4159-0796-X / 978-1-4159-0796-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape
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Kindle Editions

April 2007 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: The Deadly Dance: An Agatha Raisin Mystery (Agatha Raisin Mysteries)
Author(s): M C Beaton
Publisher: Minotaur Books
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