A Shot in the Dark : A Constable Twitten Mystery 1 Paperback / softback
by Lynne Truss
Part of the A Constable Twitten Mystery series
WINNER OF THE CRIMEFEST LAST LAUGH AWARD 2019The charming first novel in a new comic crime series, from one of Britain's most-loved writers, the incomparable Lynne Truss'More Marx Brothers than Agatha Christie, this is crime fiction turned on its head - a giddy spell of sheer delight' Daily MailBrighton, 1957.
Inspector Steine rather enjoys his life as a policeman by the sea.
No criminals, no crime, no stress. So it's really rather annoying when an ambitious - not to mention irritating - new constable shows up to work and starts investigating a series of burglaries. And it's even more annoying when, after Constable Twitten is despatched to the theatre for the night, he sits next to a vicious theatre critic who is promptly shot dead part way through the opening night of a new play. It seems Brighton may be in need of a police force after all...
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 336 pages
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 11/07/2019
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9781408890486