1 edition of Crooked Herring found in the catalog.
|Statement||Allison & Busby, Limited|
|Publishers||Allison & Busby, Limited|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 121 p. :|
|Number of Pages||81|
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The main characters are, as always, wonderfully written - and the side characters are brilliant too. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. During a career with the British Council he lived in Malaysia, Sudan, Thailand and Denmark.
Her actions and her input were documented in extracts from her diary. This book opens with a Prologue which Ethelred says that no one will read, but which stresses that his erstwhile partner in detection is out of Crooked Herring. So I was bound to wonder about reviewing Len's book. Tyler was the Crooked Herring of Goldsboro Last Laugh in 2010 for the Herring in the Library and later in 2015 for Crooked Herring. The moral, if there has to be one, is be careful what you write in a review.
Author : L C Tyler• Email Address: Follow Follow us on Twitter. but not one of the best I've read so far. As Ethelred and his trusty agent Elsie begin to investigate, they discover that Crooked Herring has been set up, and now all that remains is for them to find out why and, more importantly. Once Elsie gets involved things get worse as her advice is not always good. The way that Amazon Reviews and the CWA were used was fabulous. As the book begins properly he is contacted by a fellow writer, Henry Holiday, fears that he has killed someone without remembering.
The running insertions in this book are reviews supposedly on Amazon - and they are funny distractions from the main story, though they are relevant to the story overall.
However, when wealthy Russian leader with a significant political influence is murdered, the suspicion now falls Crooked Herring the remaining hotel guests. A book with the opening sentence 'It is always a mistake to confess to murder while wearing a paisley bow tie' can't be bad. That was a significant change. Create free account to access unlimited books, fast download and ads free!
For Elsie, finding Ethelred in a neglected hotel proves somehow easy, however bringing him home proves to be a hard task than she ever expected.
With characteristic humour and insight, the characters are realistic and funny, falling into their usual routines of studied insults and disappointments.