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Highland Untruths

Advantages: A decent plot
Disadvantages: Some gripes about repetition

Hamish Macbeth is still enjoying the relatively easy life of running the two-man station in remote Lochdubh in the highlands of Scotland. He could maybe do without current side-kick Dick Fraser's eternal presence on site, but has to admit that the man's ...

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Review of Death of a Liar - M. C. Beaton

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A Stretch Too Far for Hamish Macbeth

Advantages: It's a Hamish Macbeth book
Disadvantages: It's possibly the worst of the Hamish Macbeth books

Marion Chesney (under the name M C Beaton) has been writing cosy crime novels about the Scottish village of Lochdubh and its policeman, Hamish Macbeth, since 1985. Since that first book, Death of a Gossip, she’s produced books titled Death of a… at th ...

sharper_fin 05.03.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Death of a Kingfisher - M. C. Beaton

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Hiss and Hers - more of a miss in my opinion

Advantages: Free download, kept my attention when I was bored
Disadvantages: Main character annoying, story very short and found it hard to follow

...A friend of mine had recommended this series of books a while ago, but I only got round to discovering the series recently, and that was partly because I got the book free with a Galaxy chocolate promotion. The Book Agatha Raisin is a 50 somethi ...

euphie 05.05.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Agatha Raisin Hiss and Hers - M.C. Beaton

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Agatha Raisin - Marriage or Murder?

Advantages: easy to read mystery novel
Disadvantages: it's Agatha but not Christie...

Agatha Raisin is about to get married to James Lacey when her husband Jimmy turns up, the husband she had presumed dead many years ago. This turn of events leads to James cancelling the wedding in anger and Agatha physically attacking Jimmy which doesn't ...

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Review of Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage - M.C. Beaton

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What a Murderous Wedding

Advantages: Easy Read
Disadvantages: None

...I am hooked on this series which has Agatha Raisin as the main character .Who lives in a sleepy village called Carsely in the Cotswold. The start of the book I read that Agatha was preparing to marry her next door neighbour James Lacey she had sold her ...

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Review of Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage - M.C. Beaton

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