Duplicate Death (Country House Mysteries) (Paperback)
Poisoned Pen Press, 9781492677154, 400pp.
Publication Date: May 7, 2019
Double the murder means double the stakes in this Golden Age mystery from Georgette Heyer
Inspector Hemingway has his work cut out for him when a seemingly civilized game of Duplicate Bridge leads to a double murder. The crimes seem identical, but were they carried out by the same hand? Things become even more complicated when the fianc e of the inspector's young friend Timothy Kane becomes Hemingway's prime suspect. Kane is determined to prove the lady's innocence--but when he begins digging into her past, he finds it's more than a little bit shady...
Classic country house mystery, perfect for readers of Agatha Christie and Dorothy L. Sayers
"Ranks alongside such incomparable whodunit authors as Christie, Marsh, Tey, and Allingham." --San Francisco Chronicle
"The wittiest of detective story writers."--Daily Mail