Mistletoe and Murder - A Murder Most Unladylike Mystery (Paperback)Robin Stevens (author)
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The fabulously festive fifth Murder Most Unladylike mystery.
It's Christmas, and the snow is falling in Cambridge, where the detective duo Daisy Wells and Hazel Wong are spending the festive period.
But Hazel's hopes of relaxing amongst the beautiful spires, cosy libraries and inviting tea-rooms are dashed by the danger lurking in the dark stairwells of Maudlin College.
Two days before Christmas, there is a terrible accident.
At least, it appears to be an accident - until the Detective Society look a little closer, and realise a murder has taken place.
Faced with several irritating grown-ups and fierce competition from a rival agency, they must use all their cunning and courage to find the killer (in time for Christmas Day, of course).
'A superb puzzle . . . Splendidly seasonal' Metro
'Fabulous' The Times
Publisher: Penguin Random House Children's UK
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 255 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 22 mm
Fabulous * The Times *
Superb * Telegraph *
A superb puzzle . . . Splendidly seasonal * Metro *
Nancy Drew meets the Chalet School in this clever crime novel set in the 1930s. Robin Stevens' period detail, strong characters and meticulous plotting come together in a satisfying story * Scotsman *
Robin Stevens continues to impress * Booktrust *
Festive, fun and full of mystery * Country Life *
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