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The Spook Who Spoke Again

The Spook Who Spoke Again

(2015)
(A book in the Flavia Albia Mystery series)
A Novella by

 
Marcus Didius Alexander Postumus is a special boy. He is twelve, or perhaps eleven. He has two mothers and various possible fathers, so he worries who will take care of him. He is self-confident yet vulnerable, intelligent yet sinister. He knows not many people like him.

When his birth mother, Thalia the snake-dancer, takes him to live with her troupe of exotic performers, Postumus sees it as useful experience even though it involves him mucking out menagerie cages. No one anticipates how much havoc he will wreak.

On his first day a tragedy occurs. No one else cares, so Postumus decides he alone must solve this crime and impose retribution on the guilty. As son and brother to the famous investigators Falco and Albia, he knows murder is punished by execution. Postumus single-mindedly sets out to accomplish this, sidetracked by nothing, not even a rehearsal of Falco's legendary play, The Spook Who Spoke...

Genre: Historical Mystery
 
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Audio Editions

March 2015 : USA Audio edition
Title: The Spook Who Spoke Again: A Flavia Albia Short Story
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon   

March 2015 : UK Audio edition
Title: The Spook Who Spoke Again: A Flavia Albia Short Story
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

March 2015 : UK Kindle edition
Title: The Spook Who Spoke Again: A Flavia Albia Short Story (Kindle Single): A Short Story by Lindsey Davis (Falco: The New Generation)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon UK   

March 2015 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: The Spook Who Spoke Again: A Short Story by Lindsey Davis (Falco: The New Generation)
Author(s): Lindsey Davis
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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