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The Riviera Express - A Miss Dimont Mystery 1 (Hardback)
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Hardback 368 Pages / Published: 23/02/2017
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`A delicious adventure' - Daily Mail Murder on the Riviera Express

Gerald Hennessey - silver screen star and much-loved heart-throb - never quite makes it to Temple Regis, the quaint Devonshire seaside town on the English Riviera. Murdered on the 4.30 from Paddington, the loss of this great man throws Temple Regis' community into disarray.

Not least Miss Judy Dimont -corkscrew-haired reporter for the local rag, The Riviera Express. Investigating Gerald's death, she's soon called to the scene of a second murder, and, setting off on her trusty moped, Herbert, finds Arthur Shrimsley in an apparent suicide on the clifftops above the town beach.

Miss Dimont must prevail - for why was a man like Gerald coming to Temple Regis anyway? What is the connection between him and Arthur? And just how will she get any answers whilst under the watchful and mocking eyes of her infamously cantankerous Editor, Rudyard Rhys?

`This is a fabulously satisfying addition to the canon of vintage crime. No wonder the author has already been signed up to produce more adventures starring the indefatigable Miss Dimont.' Daily Express

`Unashamedly cosy, with gentle humour and a pleasingly eccentric amateur sleuth, this solid old-fashioned whodunit is the first in what promises to be an entertaining series.' The Guardian

`Highly amusing' Evening Standard

`TP Fielden is a fabulous new voice and his dignified, clever heroine is a compelling new character. This delicious adventure is the first of a series and I can't wait for the next one.' Wendy Holden, Daily Mail

Must have. A golden age mystery.' Sunday Express

`Tremendous fun' The Independent

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780008193683
Number of pages: 368
Weight: 630 g
Dimensions: 240 x 159 x 34 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

`This is a fabulously satisfying addition to the canon of vintage crime. No wonder the author has already been signed up to produce more adventures starring the indefatigable Miss Dimont.' - Daily Express

`Unashamedly cosy, with gentle humour and a pleasingly eccentric amateur sleuth, this solid old-fashioned whodunit is the first in what promises to be an entertaining series.' - The Guardian

`Highly amusing' - Evening Standard

`TP Fielden is a fabulous new voice and his dignified, clever heroine is a compelling new character. This delicious adventure is the first of a series and I can't wait for the next one.' - Wendy Holden, Daily Mail

Must have. A golden age mystery.' - Sunday Express

`Tremendous fun' - The Independent

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“Murder on the Riviera Express....”

This is one of the best " cosy crime" novels to come out this year. The story begins when a silver screen heart throb is found death on the Riviera Express and our reporter Miss. Dimont for the local... More

Hardback edition
29th January 2017
Helpful? Upvote 95

“A delightful read with wonderful characters”

This was such a nice, gentle read. There is nothing I like more than a spot of cosy crime and 'The Riviera Express' fitted that bill. Set in 1950's this is perfect for lazy Sunday afternoons or sunny... More

Hardback edition
3 similar books recommended
8th March 2017
Helpful? Upvote 41

“Cosy Crime”

If you enjoy your cosy crime reads then this is most certainly for you.
Good plot and characters....and new series just ready to tempt you.

Hardback edition
3rd February 2017
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