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Death of a gossip : a Hamish Macbeth mystery / M.C. Beaton.

Beaton, M. C. (Author).

Available copies

  • 4 of 5 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library BEAT (Text) 33294000323196 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780446607131 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780804102261 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780312186371 (hc.)
  • ISBN: 0446607134 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0804102260 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0312186371 (hc.)
  • Physical Description: 166 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999, c1985.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
John Cartwright, owner and fishing instructor at the Lochdubh School of Casting in the wilds of Scotland, had a premonition of evil doings. And when the latest class of anglers appeared, his fears were proved real, in the most unladylike person of Lady Jane Winters--society widow and tale tattler, who delighted in exposing the all-too-incriminating pasts of the seemingly innocent. Who wouldn't want her shrills silenced? But when she was actually fished out dead, it was none other than lazy Hamish Macbeth, local bobby and champion poacher, who smelled the right rat. With the inspiring aid of lovely Priscilla Halburton-Smythe, Hamish stuns all with his surprising sense and instinctive understanding of the power of secrets left exposed too long....
Subject: Macbeth, Hamish (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Police > Scotland > Highlands > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.

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