New Authors     New Books     Coming Soon     Most Popular     Top Authors    
     New Books     Coming Soon     
book cover of From Aberystwyth with Love

From Aberystwyth with Love

(2009)
(The fifth book in the Louie Knight Mystery series)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Writing Best Novel (nominee)
Hughesovka? Sure, private detective Louie Knight had heard the stories, he'd heard about the legendary replica of Aberystwyth built in the Ukraine by some crazy nineteenth-century Czar. But he didn't believe it. He thought it was all phooey, just a land for dreamers and romantics where every house was an ice cream castle in the air. But all that changed when the museum curator of the fabled Shangri-la turned up in his office with a wild and crazy tale of love, death, madness and betrayal. Forced to swallow his scepticism, Louie is soon adrift in the neon-drenched wilderness of Aberystwyth Prom, pursued by snuff philatelists and a renegade spinning wheel salesman, and clutching two most unlikely talismans - a ticket to Hughesovka and a Russian cosmonaut's sock.Aberystwyth's only private eye and his sidekick Calamity Jane return as they swap the train to Dovey Junction for the Orient Express and try to unravel a murder mystery that is bizarre, even by their own exceptional standards.

Genre: Mystery    Get it on Google Play

Similar books by other authors

thumb
The Fourth Bear
(Nursery Crime, book 2)
Jasper Fforde
thumb
The Big Over Easy
(Nursery Crime, book 1)
Jasper Fforde
thumb
The Third Pig Detective Agency
(Pig Detective Agency, book 1)
Bob Burke

Used availability for Malcolm Pryce's From Aberystwyth with Love

Paperback Editions

April 2010 : UK Paperback
thumb

Title: From Aberystwyth with Love
Author(s): Malcolm Pryce
ISBN: 1-4088-0102-7 / 978-1-4088-0102-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


May 2009 : UK Paperback
thumb

Title: From Aberystwyth with Love
Author(s): Malcolm Pryce
ISBN: 0-7475-9519-4 / 978-0-7475-9519-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

June 2011 : UK Kindle edition
thumb

Title: From Aberystwyth with Love (Aberystwyth Noir series Book 5)
Author(s): Malcolm Pryce
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Availability: Amazon UK