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The Herring Seller's Apprentice

(2007)
(The first book in the Elsie and Ethelred series)
A novel by

 
 
His latest novel is going nowhere, a mid-life crisis is looming and hes burdened by the literary agent he probably deserves: Elsie Thirkettle, a diminutive but determined individual who claims to enjoy neither the company of writers nor literature of any sort. But however bad things look, they can always get worse, as Ethelred discovers when his ex-wife, Geraldine, vanishes close to his Sussex home. When the disappearance becomes a murder enquiry, the police quickly decide that Geraldine Tressider has been the victim of a local serial killer. Elsie begs to differ, on the grounds that the killers other victims had been Sad Cows, whereas Geraldine was a Scheming Bitchanother species entirelyand no serious serial killer would murder one in mistake for the other...

Genre: Historical Mystery

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Used availability for L C Tyler's The Herring Seller's Apprentice

Hardback Editions

August 2008 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Herring Seller's Apprentice
Author(s): L C Tyler
ISBN: 0-7505-2998-9 / 978-0-7505-2998-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Large Print Books
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October 2007 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Herring Seller's Apprentice (Macmillan New Writing)
Author(s): L C Tyler
ISBN: 0-230-52965-8 / 978-0-230-52965-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan New Writing
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Paperback Editions

May 2015 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Herring Seller's Apprentice (Herring Mysteries)
Author(s): L C Tyler
ISBN: 0-7490-1826-7 / 978-0-7490-1826-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Allison & Busby
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August 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Herring Seller's Apprentice
Author(s): L C Tyler
ISBN: 1-4472-4967-4 / 978-1-4472-4967-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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April 2009 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Herring-Seller's Apprentice: Ethelred & Elsie #1
Author(s): L C Tyler
ISBN: 1-934609-23-4 / 978-1-934609-23-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Felony & Mayhem
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February 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Herring Seller's Apprentice (Macmillan New Writing)
Author(s): L C Tyler
ISBN: 0-230-53128-8 / 978-0-230-53128-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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October 2007 : UK Paperback

Title: The Herring Seller's Apprentice
Author(s): L C Tyler
ISBN: 0-230-53033-8 / 978-0-230-53033-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan New Writing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

November 2015 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: The Herring-Seller's Apprentice: Ethelred & Elsie #1
Author(s): L C Tyler
Publisher: Felony & Mayhem Press
Availability: Amazon   


December 2014 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Herring Seller's Apprentice (Herring Mysteries Book 1)
Author(s): L C Tyler
Publisher: Allison & Busby
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU