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Death of a kingfisher

Author: M C Beaton
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Wheeler Pub., 2012.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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To bring in tourists, the quaint Scottish village of Braike markets its woods as The Fairy Glen, and tours soon begin to arrive. However, after a kingfisher is found hanging from a branch in the woods, the town turns to Police Constable Hamish Macbeth. And when violence strikes again, the lawman's investigation quickly turns from animal cruelty to murder.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Large type books
Cozy mystery fiction
Named Person: Hamish Macbeth, (Fictitious character); Hamish Macbeth, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: M C Beaton
ISBN: 9781410445209 1410445208
OCLC Number: 758244527
Description: 313 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: M.C. Beaton.

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To bring in tourists, the quaint Scottish village of Braike markets its woods as The Fairy Glen, and tours soon begin to arrive. However, after a kingfisher is found hanging from a branch in the woods, the town turns to Police Constable Hamish Macbeth. And when violence strikes again, the lawman's investigation quickly turns from animal cruelty to murder.

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