Murder On Christmas Eve: Classic Mysteries for the Festive Season (Paperback)Cecily Gayford (editor)
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Christmas Eve and all is quiet.
While the world sleeps, snow falls gently from the sky, presents await under the tree ... and murder is afoot.
In this collection of ten classic murder mysteries from the best crime writers in history, death and mayhem take many festive forms, from the inventive to the unexpected.
From a Santa Claus with a grudge to a cat who knows who killed its owner on Christmas Eve, these are stories to enjoy - and be mystified by - in front of a roaring fire, mince pie to hand.
Includes contributions from writers including Val McDermid, Margery Allingham, Ellis Peters and Ian Rankin.
Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 204 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 14 mm
An excellent collection of short stories by ten top-class writers. -- Marcel Berlins * Times Books of the Year *
Offers excellent value as the roll call of authors included is really very impressive indeed. * ShotsMag *
Looking forward to Christmas? This anthology is a fine way to start it. It's a cracker. -- Amy Myers
Praise for Murder under the Christmas Tree: 'This killer selection is the icing on the (Christmas) cake ... this is all your Christmases come at once for fans of the genre. * The Lady *
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