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Death of an Outsider - M.C. Beaton
Death of an Outsider
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The most hated man in the most dour town in Scotland is sleeping with the fishes, or - more accurately - has been dumped into a tank filled with crustaceans. All that remains of the murdered victim are his bones. But once the lobsters have been shipped off to Britain's best restaurants, the whole... show more
The most hated man in the most dour town in Scotland is sleeping with the fishes, or - more accurately - has been dumped into a tank filled with crustaceans. All that remains of the murdered victim are his bones. But once the lobsters have been shipped off to Britain's best restaurants, the whole affair quickly lands on the plate of Constable Hamish Macbeth.

Exiled to the dreary outpost of Cnothan, Macbeth sorely misses his beloved Lochdubh, but before he can head back home he has to contend with a detective chief inspector who wants the murder hushed up, a dark-haired lassie who is out to seduce him, and a killer who has made mincemeat of his last victim, and will no doubt strike again...
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Format: mass market paperback
ISBN: 9780446614726 (0446614726)
Publisher: Warner Books
Pages no: 194
Edition language: English
Series: Hamish Macbeth (#3)
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Liz Loves Books
Liz Loves Books rated it
I liked this much better than the second in the series. The book takes place in a nearby town, so there's a different cast of characters and they're all very well written. The mystery itself was a little more difficult to solve and there are some side elemets that are kind of funny and macabre bot...
sandin954
sandin954 rated it
Fun series set in Scotland that I particular like in audio because of Davina Porter's narration.
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