The Mammoth Book of Historical Whodunnits PDF ePub eBook

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The Mammoth Book of Historical Whodunnits free pdf This is an all-new collection of exciting murder-mysteries with historical settings. This new volume of historical murder and mystery contains over 20 specially commissioned stories ranging in period from Ancient Rome to the reign of Good Queen Bess. It features original stories from such masters as Steven Saylor, Peter Tremayne, Philip Gooden, Susanna Gregory, Kate Ellis, Michael Jecks, Edward D. Hoch and Marilyn Todd. In Steven Saylor's Roman tale, Poppy and the Poisoned Cake, Gordianus the Finder feels his latest assignment is suspiciously easy to solve. Edward D. Hoch puts a novel twist on the locked-room mystery by setting it on a "locked ship" - Christopher Columbus', in fact! In Flibbertigibbet, Paul Finch unleashes a deranged serial killer on Elizabethan London. Falstaff 's successor Sir Johan de Mandeville turns sleuth in Keith Taylor's Benet of Clergy. Sister Fidelma must solve the mystery of a murdered Celtic monk in Death of an Icon by Peter Tremayne. A pig provides the key to Michael Jecks' latest Sir Baldwin mystery. Cherith Baldry turns Geoffrey Chaucer into a secret agent in her version of The Pilgrim's Tale. Anarchy and murderous intent rule when the Romans leave the British Isles in Richard Butler's The Last Legion...plus many more tales of dark age murder and mayhem!

About Mike Ashley

Mike Ashley is the author and editor of over sixty books including the bestselling Mammoths Comic Fantasy, Seriously Comic Fantasy and Fantasy, and the crime-fiction collections The Mammoth Book of Locked Room Mysteries, The Mammoth Book of Roman Whodunnits and The Mammoth Book of Historical Whodunnits.He lives in Chatham, Kent.

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Author : Mike Ashley
Publisher : Constable Crime
Data Published : 02 October 2014
ISBN : 1472117077
EAN : 9781472117076
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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