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Murder in the museum

a Fethering mystery

by Simon Brett

  • 228 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Seddon, Carole (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Jude (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Women private investigators -- England -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSimon Brett.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6052.R4296 M765 2003b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination372 p. ;
      Number of Pages372
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3379605M
      ISBN 10033390852X
      LC Control Number2004540735
      OCLC/WorldCa51069115


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Murder In The Museum is the first book in an intended series, featuring retired Lighthouse Cove, NY police chief Edmund DeCleryk. While the book is well written, I found it to be very wordy, with far too much attention spent on description (description of everything!), and not enough on action.4/5.

Murder in the Museum is a charming light mystery. It is cleverly plotted, but at all times the reader is secure in the knowledge that the killer will be found and that there will be a satisfactory resolution. There is very little violence and the clean nature of these books make them appropriate for all ages/5(39).

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