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The Resource A Comedian Dies

A Comedian Dies

Label
A Comedian Dies
Title
A Comedian Dies
Statement of responsibility
Simon Brett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
About to receive an award as Most Promising Newcomer, a rising young stage comedian sensationally drops dead on stage at the start of his act: as he picks up the mike, he is electrocuted. Faulty wiring seems to be the cause and a verdict of death by misadventure is returned at the inquest. But actor/detective Charles Paris was in the audience that night and when another member of the cast reveals that the comedian checked his equipment just before the performance, Charles decides to investigate further. Misadventure – or murder?
Member of
Summary
Charles Paris, middle-aged actor turned amateur sleuth, is vacationing at a small English seaside town. Irresistibly drawn to anything theatrical, Charles seeks entertainment at the local music hall. But when the performer, Bill Peaky, comes on stage with his electric guitar, grasps the microphone and drops dead, Charles spends his vacation on another investigation
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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017158
Cataloging source
HCO
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Brett, Simon
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Charles Paris mysteries
Series volume
0005
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Crime & Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
A Comedian Dies
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:LSD_406622
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781448300044
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Comedian Dies
Control code
BORROWBOX:LSD_406622
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781448300044
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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