Psycho by the Sea - A Constable Twitten Mystery (Hardback)Lynne Truss (author)
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Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 610 g
Dimensions: 234 x 153 mm
You can't help but laugh and commiserate with the police and villains alike and the writing is very, very good * Belfast Telegraph *
Truss's love of language and word play shine from the page ... An awful lot of fun * NB Magazine *
Glorious ... The fun is in Truss's keen ear for dialogue, original comic characters and affectionate(ish) recreation of a seaside resort in its slightly sleazy heyday -- Praise for the Constable Twitten Series * Sunday Times Crime Club *
More Marx Brothers than Agatha Christie, this is crime fiction turned on its head - a giddy spell of sheer delight -- Praise for the Constable Twitten Series * Daily Mail *
Lynne Truss has great affection for her characters, who fully inhabit 1950s Brighton ... Enormous fun -- Praise for the Constable Twitten Series, Simon Brett
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