Nicholas Blake A Question of Proof

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A Question of Proof

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A VINTAGE MURDER MYSTERY

The annual Sports Day at respected public school Sudeley Hall ends in tragedy when the headmaster's obnoxious nephew is found strangled in a haystack. The boy was despised by staff and students alike, but English master Michael Evans, who was seen sharing a kiss with the headmaster's beautiful young wife earlier that day, soon becomes a prime suspect for the murder. Luckily, his friend Nigel Strangeways, nephew to the Assistant Commissioner of Scotland Yard, is on hand to help investigate the case.

A Nigel Strangeways murder mystery - the perfect introduction to the most charming and erudite detective in Golden Age crime fiction.

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"A master of detective fiction" ( Daily Telegraph)

"A thirties classic" ( Independent)

"It’s an excellent introduction to this fine series of well-made and thoroughly engaging mysteries, which are some of the best of their kind." (Laura Wilson Guardian)

"His plots are ingenious" ( Times Literary Supplement)

"The Nicholas Blake books are something quite by themselves in English detective fiction" (Elizabeth Bowen)

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In the first Nigel Strangeways murder mystery an obnoxious schoolboy is found dead at his school Sports Day; can the eccentric amateur detective help find the killer?

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