By Catriona McPherson
A comfortable Dandy Gilver secret set in Thirties Scotland. For fanatics of PG Wodehouse, Dorothy L Sayers and Agatha Christie.
'A delightfully uplifting mystery with a distinctly P.G. Wodehouse-ian suppose. Navigating historical castles, and relations feuds, Dandy Gilver should also deal with a ribald staging of Shakespeare's Macbeth. I enjoyed the experience of enjoyable, the glorious use of language . . . satisfying on many levels.' Vaseem Khan, author of the unforeseen Inheritance of Inspector Chopra
Aristocratic inner most detective Dandy Gilver arrives at fortress Bewer, at midsummer, to resolve the tangled secret of a lacking guy, a misplaced ruby and a relatives curse.
The Bewer family's most recent wheeze to maintain the wolf from the door is popping the citadel maintain right into a theatre. whereas a motley band of gamers rehearse Macbeth, the Bewers themselves organize lectures, their trustworthy servants arrange a tearoom, and the visitor wings fill with wealthy American girls looking.
Meanwhile, Dandy and her sidekick Alec Osborne start to get to the bottom of the numerous secrets and techniques of the Bewers and locate that, regardless of the witches, murders and ghosts onstage, it is behind the curtain the place the darkest deeds are done.
'The ideal learn in case you benefit from the bygoneworld allure of Nancy Mitford, Evelyn Waugh and Agatha Christie.' - The girl on Dandy Gilver and a such a lot deceptive Habit
'Catriona McPherson is a author as proficient as she is flexible. Dandy Gilver tackles a Golden Age period puzzle along with her traditional aplomb whilst the Scottish play deals a Shakespearean twist to a secret with lots of vintage ingredients.' Martin Edwards
'Dandy Gilver is a fabulous personality. a go among Nancy Drew and the Australian crime cracker omit Fisher. She is either relentless and brilliant.' Amazon Reviewer
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