Peter Lovesey Wobble to Death

ISBN 13: 9780099790808

Wobble to Death

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London, 1879. Crowds are gathering in the freezing Agricultural Hall in Islington to place their bets on who will become champion pedestrian of the world in a race over 500 miles in six days. Sergeant Cribb also has a race on his hands - he must catch a ruthless murderer.

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About the Author:

Peter Lovesey is the author of more than thirty highly praised mystery novels. He has been awarded the CWA Gold and Silver Daggers, the Cartier Diamond Dagger for Lifetime Achievement, the Strand Magazine Award for Lifetime Achievement, the Macavity, Barry, and Anthony Awards, and many other honors. He lives in West Sussex, England.

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“A fine case of murder, projected against a compelling historical background.”
The New York Times Book Review

“Don’t miss this.”
—Los Angeles Times

“Lovesey, an expert in Victorian sports arcana, guides the plot with a deft touch and plenty of period atmosphere. Readers who have not yet made his acquaintance will find him a delightful companion.”
—Historical Novels Review 

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Peter Lovesey
Published by Arrow Books Ltd (1991)
ISBN 10: 0099790807 ISBN 13: 9780099790808
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