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An Expert in Murder By Nicola Upson

An Expert in Murder
by Nicola Upson

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It's March 1934, and Josephine Tey is travelling from Scotland to London to celebrate what should be the triumphant final week of her celebrated play, Richard of Bordeaux. However, a seemingly senseless murder puts her reputation, and even her life, under threat. This novel features Golden Age crime writer Josephine Tey as its lead character.
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An Expert in Murder by Nicola Upson

"An Expert in Murder" is the first in a new series which features Golden Age crime writer Josephine Tey as its lead character, placing her in the richly peopled world of 1930s theatre which formed the other half of her writing life. It's March 1934, and Tey is travelling from Scotland to London to celebrate what should be the triumphant final week of her celebrated play, Richard of Bordeaux. However, a seemingly senseless murder puts her reputation, and even her life, under threat. Cleverly blending fact and fiction, "An Expert in Murder" is both a tribute to one of the most enduringly popular writers of crime and an atmospheric detective novel in its own right.

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About Nicola Upson


Nicola Upson was born in Suffolk. She has worked in theatre and as a freelance journalist, and is the author of two works of non-fiction and the recipient of an Escalator Award from Arts Council England. She lives with her partner, dividing her time between Cambridge and Cornwall.

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GOR001013940
An Expert in Murder by Nicola Upson
Nicola Upson
Josephine Tey
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Faber & Faber
2008-02-01
304
0571237703
9780571237708
N/A
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