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Died in the Wool - Ngaio Marsh
Died in the Wool
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3.13 75
ISBN: 9780006512394 (0006512399)
Edition language: English
Series: Roderick Alleyn 1 (#13)
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Andrea K Höst
Andrea K Höst rated it
Another of the New Zealand Alleyns, this book is most definitely a character study, and takes the format of the key witnesses each giving their own version of events, and of the murdered person. This is not a version I particularly enjoy, but it's well done here and the story satisfying over all.
Kaethe
Kaethe rated it
I just didn't care very much, although I can see the comparison to Christie
A Scottish-Canadian Blethering On About Books
A Scottish-Canadian Blethering On About Books rated it
3.0 Died in the Wool
[These notes were made in 1985:]. In the best tradition of gruesome deaths, the hapless victim of this one, an elderly female, is bonked on the head and then smothered in the centre of a bale of wool. However, it is not simply the murder that brings Alleyn all the way out to New Zealand, but a susp...
Barbara1951
Barbara1951 rated it
This is one of those in which a lot of the book is people talking rather than acting. Still, quite decent.
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