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Hobby of Murder

A Andrew Basnett Mystery

by Elizabeth Ferrars

  • 97 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7440843M
ISBN 100385506902
ISBN 109780385506908
OCLC/WorldCa150419842

The book covers details of Anita's murder, the trial but mainly fills in some gaps of what happened to her husband in the decades following. Mark Morri had become friends with John Cobby and the book includes commentary by Mark about his views on John Cobby's experience, often defending John when he reveals details that may cast a less than Reviews:   The Hobby Horse Murder is the third book in a classic murder mystery series set in the Oxfordshire town of Banbury in the early s by British author Ben Westerham. If you like classic murder mysteries with a touch of romance and a streak of humour, then you’ll love these.

  The Hobby Horse Murder is the third book in a classic murder mystery series set in the Oxfordshire town of Banbury in the early s by British author Ben Westerham. If you like classic murder mysteries with a touch of romance and a streak of humour, then you’ll love : Ben Westerham.   Investigator: Private Detective Crewe, a wealthy bachelor who has taken up crime detection as a hobby, because it provides intellectual challenges more .

A steel drum is unearthed with the remains of a young pregnant woman inside. With some old-fashioned sleuthing, investigators are able to identify their victim, bring a cowardly killer to justice, and close the book on a decades-old mystery. Many things are judged according to expectations. Expect something great and it doesn't measure up, it can get panned. This show I heard maybe one time long ago, so I expected little.


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Hobby of Murder by Elizabeth Ferrars Download PDF EPUB FB2

"A Hobby of Murder brings back one of E.X. Ferrar's most popular characters, solving a classic mystery in a traditional house party setting. "Retired professor Andrew Basnett had been at loose ends since finishing the book that was for so long his full-time occupation/5(4).

Professor Bassett with his amusing peccadilloes and self-effacing personality is completely endearing. Ferrars wrote over sixty mysteries — spanning from to She combined cultured Golden Age storytelling with surprisingly modern characters.

A Hobby of Murder was published when she was eight-seven. She lived to be eighty-eight/5(4). Professor Bassett Hobby of Murder book his amusing peccadilloes and self-effacing personality is completely endearing. Ferrars wrote over sixty mysteries — spanning from to She combined cultured Golden Age storytelling with surprisingly modern characters.

A Hobby of Murder was published when she was eight-seven. She lived to be eighty-eight.5/5(5). Ferrars, who died in the spring ofwas the author of well over sixty novels of mystery and suspense, including most recently A Hobby of Murder and Seeing Is Believing. Dubbed by Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine the More about E.

Ferrars. Fiction Book Review: A Hobby of Murder by E. Ferrars, Author Doubleday Books $ (p) ISBN Andrew Basnett, o is stooped and. Retired botany professor Andrew Basnett (Smoke Without Fire,etc.), a bored widower, is pleased to accept an invitation from old friends Mollie and Ian Davidge to visit for a few days at their home in the village of Lower Milfrey.

Andrew is soon aware, however, that the marriage is in trouble, with Mollie (Ian's second wife) drawn to biochemist Brian Singleton, whose major claim to fame.

Book Overview When seven friends gather to welcome retired professor Andrew Basnett to their village in the English country-side, conviviality soon turns to crime as guests suddenly start dying -- and Basnett finds himself seeking a clever killer who's sure to strike again.

About the Book Andrew Basnett series #7 When seven friends gather to welcome retired professor Andrew Basnett to their village in the English country-side, conviviality soon turns to crime as guests Pages: Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

A Hobby of Murder by Elizabeth Ferrars; 6 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Andrew Basnett (Fictitious character), Retired teachers. A HOBBY OF MURDER is a classic British whodunit with a likable, astute protagonist. It stands as a posthumous tribute to Ferrars, a prolific author of mysteries, and shows she did not lose her.

Read "Hobby of Murder An Andrew Basnett Mystery" by E. Ferrars available from Rakuten Kobo. When seven friends gather to welcome retired professor Andrew Basnett to their village in the English country-side, conv. Get this from a library. A hobby of murder. [E X Ferrars; Harry Westwood] -- In a sleepy English village at a local dinner party one of the guests dies at the table.

It doesn't look like natural causes. As suspicion shifts an already complicated situation starts to spiral out. A hobby of murder: an Andrew Basnett mystery by Ferrars, E. Publication date Topics Basnett, Andrew (Fictitious character), Retired teachers, Botanists Publisher Internet Archive Books.

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Retired botany professor Andrew Basnett (Smoke Without Fire,etc.), a bored widower, is pleased to accept an invitation from old friends Mollie and Ian Davidge to visit for a few days at their home in.

A Hobby of Murder by Elizabeth Ferrars - Alibris Buy A Hobby of Murder by Elizabeth Ferrars online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 4 editions - starting at $ In law enforcement parlance, the term murder book refers to the case file of a murder investigation.

Typically, murder books include crime scene photographs and sketches, autopsy and forensic reports, transcripts of investigators' notes, and witness interviews. The murder book encapsulates the complete paper trail of a murder investigation, from the time the murder is first reported through.

Robin Hobb published short works in various popular magazines, notably Space and Time which is edited by Gordon Linzner. It was in when she sold her first novel, Harpy’s Flight. The characters featured in this novel had first appeared in a short story, “Bones for Dulath” in AMAZONS!, an entitled anthology.

Get this from a library. A hobby of murder. [Elizabeth Ferrars; Gene Foad; Chivers Audio Books.] -- When Professor Andrew Basnett stays with old friends, he discovers that things are not what they seem--his hosts' marriage is on the verge of collapse and a local dinner party goes horribly wrong.

Crime novelist Michael Connelly's non-fictional Murder Book podcast Season 1 is titled "The Tell-Tale Bullet." It follows the machinations of a case that began as a murder committed during a car-jacking in which faltered in its initial proceedings and languished until revived by DNA testing in /5(4).

While the rest of his family sleeps, a young man (Andrew 'Melvin' Weathers) is viciously stabbed and killed in his own bedroom. The murderer slips out of the house and into the night - unaware that a year old girl has seen him - and for years the murder will haunt Melissa Kountz, the young girl who witnessed her cousin's killer.

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There really is no better distraction than a good mystery novel. Added bonus: studies have shown that reading helps reduce stress and improve attention-span, an excellent side-effect of this hobby.If you like reading this genre book where you find the words such as crime, mystery, detective, police inspector, cruelty, murder, alibi, and suspicion, I hope you would like to read a list of Japanese mystery books.

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