The Word Is Murder

The Word Is Murder

A Novel

Book - 2018
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She planned her own funeral. But did she arrange her murder? Buried secrets, murder and a trail of bloody clues lie at the heart of this page-turning mystery. A wealthy woman strangled six hours after she has arranged her own funeral. A very private detective uncovering secrets but hiding his own. A reluctant author drawn into a story he can't control. What do they have in common? Unexpected death, an unsolved mystery and a trail of bloody clues lie at the heart of this novel.
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 2018.
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781443455480
Branch Call Number: HOROW
Characteristics: 390 pages ; 23 cm

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From the creator of Foyle's War and Midsummer Murders comes this English murder mystery that seamlessly blends fiction with nonfiction. An interesting way to tell a traditional who done it. I think that Agatha Christie and P.D. James would approve.

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Gill_library Dec 20, 2018

Written by Anthony Horowitz, featuring protagonist Anthony Horowitz. It doesn't sound like it would work, but it really, really does. Contemporary London with murder, a movie deal, and a music box.


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