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The Resource The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher

The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher

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The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher
Title
The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher
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_______________A beautiful new limited edition paperback of The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher, published as part of the Bloomsbury Modern Classics list_______________WINNER OF THE SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZE FOR NON-FICTIONTHE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLERA RICHARD AND JUDY BOOK CLUB PICK_______________'A remarkable achievement' - Sunday Times'A classic, to my mind, of the finest documentary writing' - John le Carré'Absolutely riveting' - Sarah Waters, Guardian_______________On a summer's morning in 1860, the Kent family awakes in their elegant Wiltshire home to a terrible discovery; their youngest son has been brutally murdered. When celebrated detective Jack Whicher is summoned from Scotland Yard he faces the unenviable task of identifying the killer – when the grieving family are the suspects.The original Victorian whodunnit, the murder and its investigation provoked national hysteria at the thought of what might be festering behind the locked doors of respectable homes – scheming servants, rebellious children, insanity, jealousy, loneliness and loathing._______________'Nothing less than a masterpiece' - Craig Brown, Mail on Sunday'Terrific' - Ian Rankin'A triumph' - Observer'Gripping, unputdownable' - Sunday Telegraph'A terrific read in the Wilkie Collins tradition' - Susan Hill'The best whodunnit of the year - and it's all true ... Agatha Christie, eat your heart out' - Sebastian Shakespeare, Tatler
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Summerscale, Kate
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dictionaries
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  • Historical Fiction
  • Mystery
  • Fiction
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The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher
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OVERDRIVE:21a84aa6-448f-4fe7-8546-e156a706ba29
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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True
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9781408801581
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optical disk
Label
The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher
Publication
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OVERDRIVE:21a84aa6-448f-4fe7-8546-e156a706ba29
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781408801581
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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