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The Killing in the Cafe

(2016)
(Book 17 in the Fethering series)
A novel by

 
 
The wickedly entertaining new Fethering mystery featuring chalk-and-cheese detective duo Carole and Jude

Polly's Cake Shop has been a feature of the shopping parade for many years, but when its owner announces her retirement, the Fethering residents start to worry about the loss of this popular amenity. Alarmed by rumours that the cafe might become a Starbucks, a group clubs together to form the Save Polly's Cake Shop Action Committee.
The plan is that Polly's should become a community venture, managed and run by volunteers from the village. Roped in to help, Jude finds the committee meetings fraught with petty power struggles, clashing personalities and monstrous egos. Matters take a turn for the worse when she and Carole come across a badly-decomposed body on Fethering beach - and uncover a link to Polly's. Not only do the two neighbours have to find out whodunit, they are also faced with the thorny question: is it possible to run a business on that most volatile of commodities - goodwill?

Genre: Cozy Mystery    

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Used availability for Simon Brett's The Killing in the Cafe

Hardback Editions

September 2016 : UK Hardback
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Title: Killing in the Cafe (A Fethering Mystery)
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 0-7278-9471-4 / 978-0-7278-9471-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Severn House Large Print Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


March 2016 : UK Hardback
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Title: Killing in the Cafe, The: A Fethering Mystery
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 1-78029-081-0 / 978-1-78029-081-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Creme de la Crime
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

November 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Killing in the Cafe (A Fethering Mystery)
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 1-78029-565-0 / 978-1-78029-565-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Creme de la Crime
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

November 2016 : UK Audio CD

Title: The Killing In The Cafe
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 1-4450-6018-3 / 978-1-4450-6018-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


November 2016 : UK Audio CD

Title: The Killing In The Cafe
Author(s): Simon Brett
ISBN: 1-4450-6019-1 / 978-1-4450-6019-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


November 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Killing in the Cafe
Author(s): Simon Brett
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
Availability: Amazon   


November 2016 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Killing in the Cafe
Author(s): Simon Brett
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
Availability: Amazon CA   


November 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Killing in the Cafe
Author(s): Simon Brett
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

March 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Killing in the Cafe, The: A Fethering Mystery
Author(s): Simon Brett
Publisher: Severn House Digital
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA