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An Expert in Murder - Nicola Upson
An Expert in Murder
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780571237708 (0571237703)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Pages no: 292
Edition language: English
Series: Josephine Tey (#1)
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Mike Finn
Mike Finn rated it
4.0 "An Expert In Murder - Josephine Tey #1" by Nicola Upson
"An Expert In Murder" is a well-written, rigorously-plotted, character-driven novel with a perfect period feel that I loved most for its empathy and compassion. I'm a fan of Josephine Tay. I think "Brat Farrar" is exceptional. So, when I saw that someone had written a series of mysteries with Jose...
BrokenTune rated it
4.0 An Expert in Murder
He suddenly had an image of his down-to-earth sergeant rushing home from the Yard every night to devour the latest thriller by his fireside. Better still, perhaps he was actually writing one of his own. The thought of Miss Dorothy L. Sayers turning out to be a portly, moustached officer of the law i...
Wyvernfriend Reads
Wyvernfriend Reads rated it
4.0 An Expert in Murder
Found this murder mystery quite interesting and entertaining, it would have been better to get to know some of the characters better.
Evaine's Books, Books and More Books
Evaine's Books, Books and More Books rated it
3.5 An Expert in Murder by Nicola Upson - My Thoughts
So it wasn't my favourite mystery that I've read in the past while, but it wasn't bad at all. I think I had trouble with too many POVs. It felt like the author wanted us to have the POV of everyone who was a suspect. Which gave the book a certain depth, I think, but made it a bit of a slog for me...
To Shoot or Not to Shoot
To Shoot or Not to Shoot rated it
3.0 An Expert in Murder (Josephine Tey Mystery 1)
Nicely done. Probably would have got 4 stars if I had read it 20 years ago as I enjoyed the traditional murder mystery much more then.
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