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Murder Has a Motive

(1947)
(A book in the Mordecai Tremaine series)
A novel by

 
 
Amateur sleuth Mordecai Tremaine is back in another classic mystery from the author of Murder for Christmas

When Mordecai Tremaine emerges from the train station, murder is the last thing on his mind. But then again, he has never been able to resist anything in the nature of a mystery - and a mystery is precisely what awaits him in the village of Dalmering.

Rehearsals for the local amateur dramatic production are in full swing - but as Mordecai discovers all too soon, the real tragedy is unfolding offstage. The star of the show has been found dead, and the spotlight is soon on Mordecai, whose reputation in the field of crime-solving precedes him.

With a murderer waiting in the wings, it's up to Mordecai to derail the killer's performance... before it's curtains for another victim.

Genre: Mystery    

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Paperback Editions

April 2018 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Murder Has a Motive (Heroes & Villains) (Vintage Heroes & Villians)
Author(s): Francis Duncan
ISBN: 1-78487-383-7 / 978-1-78487-383-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage Classics
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January 2018 : USA Paperback
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Title: Murder Has a Motive (Mordecai Tremaine Mystery)
Author(s): Francis Duncan
ISBN: 1-4926-5173-7 / 978-1-4926-5173-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark
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August 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: Murder has a Motive
Author(s): Francis Duncan
ISBN: 1-78470-481-4 / 978-1-78470-481-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

August 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Murder Has a Motive
Author(s): Francis Duncan
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
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August 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Murder Has a Motive
Author(s): Francis Duncan
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

January 2018 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: Murder Has a Motive (Mordecai Tremaine Mystery)
Author(s): Francis Duncan
Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark
Availability: Amazon   


August 2016 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Murder has a Motive
Author(s): Francis Duncan
Publisher: Vintage Digital
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA