Buffet for unwelcome guests

Buffet for unwelcome guests the best short mysteries of Christianna Brand - Mystery makers

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Synopsis

Five courses of delectable depravity from mystery's master chefPlaying Othello is hard on any actor, but for the great James Dragon, the role is toxic. During the play's run, he must reenact the horrible crime that took his own wife's life. Every person in the audience thinks that Dragon killed his real-life wife, and when the curtain rises they wonder if tonight will be the night when Othello finally cracks.';After the Event' is just the first in a round of Cockrill cocktailsbracing short fiction starring Christianna Brand's famed Scotland Yard inspector. From there we proceed to bloody entrees, chilling desserts, and a cup of black coffee that will shock you wide awake. Brand's short fiction is more than a sampleit is an all-night banquet that leaves the reader terrified and satisfied as only a good mystery can.

Book information

ISBN: 9781453290491
Publisher: MysteriousPress.com/Open Road
Imprint: Southern Illinois University Press
Pub date:
DEWEY: 823.912
DEWEY edition: 20
Number of pages: 290
Weight: -1g