Murder Under the Christmas Tree : Ten Classic Crime Stories for the Festive Season Paperback
Edited by Cecily Gayford
Murder most festive... A locked room mystery solved with a flourish on Boxing Day.
Blackmail on Christmas Eve. A missing jewel discovered in a very festive hiding place. A body slumped in a chair on Christmas morning, still listening to carols. The midnight theft of a gift intended for a saint.
Crime doesn't take a holiday, so these - and many more - are the puzzles that make up Murder under the Christmas Tree, a collection of festive mysteries featuring fictional sleuths from Lord Peter Wimsey to Sherlock Holmes, Cadfael to Father Brown.
This is the very best of Christmas murder and mayhem - so settle into your armchair, put another log on the fire and take a bite of your mince pie.
Just make sure it's not poisoned...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 03/11/2016
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9781781257913