Ten Little Herrings

Ten Little Herrings

L. C. Tyler


whilst vague crime author Ethelred Tressider vanishes, his dogged literary agent, Elsie Thirkettle, is quickly on his path. discovering him (in a ramshackle lodge within the French Loire) proves strangely effortless. Bringing him domestic proves more challenging than anticipated yet (as Elsie observes) who could have envisioned that, in a resort jam-packed with stamp creditors, the site visitors may all of sudden commence murdering one another? One visitor is located fatally stabbed, it seems that the sufferer of an interloper. but if a wealthy Russian oligarch additionally dies, in a resort now swarming with policemen, suspicion falls at the closing visitors. Elsie is torn among her average wish to intervene within the police research and her pressing have to get away to the town's chocolaterie. Ethelred, in the meantime, turns out to grasp extra concerning the killings than he's letting on. eventually the time comes while Elsie needs to gather a few of the suspects within the eating Room, and show the reality ...Ten Little Herrings is a brilliantly anarchic tackle the vintage state condo secret, and an uproarious sequel to the 1st Elsie and Ethelred secret, The Herring Seller's Apprentice. compliment for The Herring Seller's Apprentice, the 1st Elsie and Ethelred secret: 'Masterful' monetary occasions 'A vintage detective novel' Scotsman 'Unusually entire' Helen Dunmore

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