Silent Nights PDF ì Paperback

❰PDF / Epub❯ ★ Silent Nights Author Martin Edwards – Kdglass.co.uk Christmas is a mysterious as well as magical time of year Strange things can happen and this helps to explain the hallowed tradition of telling ghost stories around the fireside as the year draws to aPDF Epub Silent Nights Author Martin Edwards Kdglasscouk Christmas is a mysterious as well as magical time of year Strange things can happen and this helps to explain the hallowed tradition of telling ghost stories around the fireside as the year draws to a Christmas is a mysterious as well as magical time of year Strange things can happen and this helps to explain the hallowed tradition of telling ghost stories around the fireside as the yea

R draws to a close Christmas tales of crime and detection have a similar appeal When television becomes tiresome and party games pall the prospect of curling up in the warm with a good mystery is enticing and much better for the digestion than yet another helping of plum pudding Crime writers are just as susceptible as readers to the countless attractions of Christmas Over the years many distinguished practitioners of the genre have given one or of their stories a Yuletide setting

silent mobile nights book Silent Nights PDFEPUBR draws to a close Christmas tales of crime and detection have a similar appeal When television becomes tiresome and party games pall the prospect of curling up in the warm with a good mystery is enticing and much better for the digestion than yet another helping of plum pudding Crime writers are just as susceptible as readers to the countless attractions of Christmas Over the years many distinguished practitioners of the genre have given one or of their stories a Yuletide setting

Silent Nights PDF ì Paperback Martin Edwards’ latest novel Gallows Court was published in September He is consultant to the British Library’s Crime Classics series and has written sixteen contemporary whodunits including The Coffin Trail which was shortlisted for the Theakston’s Prize for best crime novel of the year His genre study The Golden Age of Murder won the Edgar Agatha HRF Keating and Macavity awards whil.

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  • BrokenTune

    Silent Nights PDF ì Paperback silent mobile, nights book, Silent Nights PDFEPUB35Like any collection of short stories this one is a mixed bag Martin Edwards is of course an expert in the stories and authors selected here but as with


  • Sue

    Silent Nights PDF ì Paperback silent mobile, nights book, Silent Nights PDFEPUBI've enjoyed Martin Edwards' Lake District Mystery series for a while now and I have also followed his blog where he discusses his enjoyment of classic mysteries Well I can see that he has put that enjoyment to very good use In these fifteen stories chosen for their Christmas season setting Edwards has created a collection of Golden Age mystery stories by authors both familiar and unknown They vary in setting from the country estate on Christmas to the city home during a winter storm or a railway journey at the holidays There are all sorts of detectives Some you may recognize More you likely will notI found this collection completely engaging with no real misses Among my favorites Conan Doyle's Blue Carbuncle Stuffing by Edgar Wallace Sayers' The Necklace of Pearls The Case is Altered by Margery Allingham I have decided I must read of her ASAP Waxworks by Ethel Lina White and Cambric Tea by Marjorie Bowen I also like the o


  • Becky

    Silent Nights PDF ì Paperback silent mobile, nights book, Silent Nights PDFEPUBThis review does not include the first Holmes story because it is much famous and better than the other stories in the book I am glad I finished this book although the book definitely had that Christmas atmosphere the first half was bad and silly the second half was much better but not excellent Recommended stories include The Chinese Apple and The Name on the Window


  • Susan Johnson

    Silent Nights PDF ì Paperback silent mobile, nights book, Silent Nights PDFEPUBThis is a wonderful anthology of short delightful Golden Age Christmas stories mostly mysteries put out by the British Library Crime Classics There are stories by well known authors


  • Ivonne Rovira

    Silent Nights PDF ì Paperback silent mobile, nights book, Silent Nights PDFEPUBInvariably an anthology of Golden Age mystery short stories is bound to be uneven; however Martin Edwards an English solicitor and a mystery writer in his own right has compiled a mostly delightful batch of Christmas themed British mysteries in Silent Night For the most part the collection contains undeservedly forgotten authors as well as lesser known works by well known authors interspersed with “The Blue Carbuncle” by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle “The Case Is Altered” by Margery Allingham and “The Flying Stars” by GK Chesterton HC Bailey’s amateurish “The Unknown Murderer” was the exception in an otherwise excellent collection I want to particularly note the excellent “Waxworks” by Ethel Lina White with whom I was unfamiliar until Silent NightThe collection contains my own beloved sadly forgotten favorite J Jefferson Farjeon of whom I cannot get enough As far as I’m concerned the price would be worth it just to get Farjeon’s “The Absconding Treas


  • Ruth

    Silent Nights PDF ì Paperback silent mobile, nights book, Silent Nights PDFEPUBThis is a wonderful collection of Golden Age detective stories all set around the festive Christmas season Martin Edward's Introduction whets the appetite for what's to come and each story is introduced with a useful couple of paragraphs which put the stories in context and give some basic information about each authorBecause it's an anthology of different autho


  • Niki (nikilovestoread)

    Silent Nights PDF ì Paperback silent mobile, nights book, Silent Nights PDFEPUBThis time of year has been really hectic and my reading time has been much sparse Silent Nights Christmas Mysteries is a collection of short stories with a bit of a holiday theme from authors I've heard of and many I haven't There are a couple that were just okay but the majority were re


  • Shiloah

    Silent Nights PDF ì Paperback silent mobile, nights book, Silent Nights PDFEPUBThere's nothing like tales of yuletide criminology This was an excellent collection I thoroughly enjoyed this one


  • Jenny

    Silent Nights PDF ì Paperback silent mobile, nights book, Silent Nights PDFEPUBSilent Nights Christmas Mysteries is collection of short historical Christmas mysteries from well know Authors The stories that are included in this compilation are The Blue Carbuncle by Arthur Conan DoyleParlour Tricks by Ralph PlummerA Happy Solution by Raymund AllenThe Flying Stars by GK ChestertonStuffing by Edger WallaceThe Unknown Murderer by H C BaileyThe Absconding Treasurer by J Jefferson FarjeonThe Necklace of Pearls by Dorothy L SayersThe Case Is Altered by Margery AllinghamWaxworks by Ethel Lina WhiteThe Chinese Apple by Joseph ShearingA Problem in White by Nicholas BlakeThe Name on the Window by Edmund CrispinBeef For Christmas by Leo BruceSilent Nights Christmas Mysteries is the first book I have read of Martin Edwards and I enjoyed


  • Tom Mc Kenna

    Silent Nights PDF ì Paperback silent mobile, nights book, Silent Nights PDFEPUBThis book is a real treat with a collection of some oldie but goodie detective crime short stories by some still famous and some nearly all but forgotten authors1 The Blue Carbuncle 5 Stars 2 Parlour Tricks 3 Stars3 A Happy Solution 3 Stars 4 The Flying Stars 35 Stars 5 Stu


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