Description - Envious Casca by Georgette Heyer
A classic mystery at Christmas. Perfect for fans of Mystery in White by J Jefferson Farjeon. It is no ordinary Christmas at Lexham Manor. And the mood is anything but festive. Six holiday guests find themselves the suspects in a murder inquiry when the old Scrooge, Nathaniel Herriard, who owns the substantial estate, is found stabbed in the back. Whilst the delicate matter of inheritance could be the key to this crime, the real conundrum is how any of the suspects could have entered the locked room to commit this atrocity. For Inspector Hemingway of Scotland Yard, the investigation is complicated by the fact that every guest is hiding something u throwing all of their testimonies into question and casting suspicion far and widea
Buy Envious Casca by Georgette Heyer from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(200mm x 132mm x 24mm)
Arrow Books Ltd
Country of Publication:
Other Editions - Envious Casca by Georgette Heyer
Book Reviews - Envious Casca by Georgette Heyer
Author Biography - Georgette Heyer
Author of over fifty books, Georgette Heyer is the best-known and best-loved of all historical novelists, making the Regency period her own. Her first novel, The Black Moth, published in 1921, was written at the age of fifteen to amuse her convalescent brother; her last was My Lord John. She wrote twelve detective stories, which earned her much critical acclaim and the title 'Queen of Crime.' Georgette Heyer died in 1974 at the age of seventy-one.