Opening Night / Spinsters in Jeopardy / Scales of Justice

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Paperback. Pub Date :2009-10-29 Pages: 688 Language: English Publisher: HarperCollins UK The inhabitants of Swevenings are stirred only by a fierce competition to catch a monster trout known to dwell in their beautiful stream.Then one of their small community is found brutally murdered; beside him is the freshly killed trout.Chief Detective Inspector Roderick Alleyns murder investigation seems to be much more interested in the fish ...

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Dame Ngaio Marsh was born in New Zealand in 1895 and died in February 1982. She wrote over 30 detective novels and many of her stories have theatrical settings, for Ngaio Marsh's real passion was the theatre. She was both actress and producer and almost single-handed revived the New Zealand public's interest in the theatre. It was for this work that the received what she called her 'damery' in 1966.

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