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Miss Christie Regrets

Miss Christie Regrets

(2017)
(The second book in the Hampstead Murders series)
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"a neatly lacquered puzzle-box filled with golden-age trickery, as warm and timeless as crumpets and honey; a murder to curl up by the fire with on a winter's night" - Christopher Fowler, author of the bestselling Bryant and May mysteries

The second in the Hampstead Murders series opens with a sudden death at an iconic local venue, which some of the team believe may be connected with an unsolved murder featuring Cold War betrayals worthy of George Smiley. It soon emerges that none other than Agatha Christie herself may be the key witness who is able to provide the missing link.

As with its bestselling predecessor, Death in Profile, the book develops the lives and loves of the team at 'Hampstead Nick'. While the next phase of a complicated love triangle plays itself out, the protagonists, struggling to crack not one but two apparently insoluble murders, face issues of national security in working alongside Special Branch.

On one level a classic whodunit, this quirky and intelligent read harks back not only to the world of Agatha Christie, but also to the Cold War thrillers of John Le Carre, making it a worthy successor to Death in Profile which was dubbed 'a love letter to the detective novel'.

Genre: Historical Mystery
 
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Paperback Editions

January 2017 : UK Paperback
Title: Miss Christie Regrets
Author(s): Guy Fraser-Sampson
ISBN: 1-911331-80-9 / 978-1-911331-80-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Urbane Publications
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

January 2017 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Miss Christie Regrets: Book 2 of the Hampstead Murders
Author(s): Guy Fraser-Sampson
Publisher: Urbane Publications
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


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