As If by Magic: A Jack Haldean Murder Mystery

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Soho Press, 2009 - Fiction - 296 pages
6 Reviews
Praise for Dolores Gordon-Smith:

"With vision and vigor, Gordon-Smith pulls off another Golden Age delight."--Richmond Times-Dispatch

"A classic postwar country-house mystery with a Christie-like denouement."--Kirkus Reviews

"Dorothy Sayers fans will be most rewarded."--Publishers Weekly

Freezing and hungry, George Lassiter breaks into a stranger's house where he witnesses a murder. But when the police find no evidence, they--and George's friend Jack Haldean--believe George was delirious. Dangerous events soon prove everyone wrong.

Dolores Gordon-Smith is the author of two previous mysteries in the Jack Haldean series. She graduated from Surrey University in 1981.
  

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User Review  - Condorena - LibraryThing

In the post WWI years there was a great drive to expand the uses of aviation and there were plenty of men with the drive,the ambition and the vision to foresee a new era for the traveler. All of this ... Read full review

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User Review  - Gina - Goodreads

A good classic-style British mystery set in the early 1920s. The main character is Major Jack Haldean, a writer and amateur sleuth. He is looking into a case involving a long lost heir, a revolutionary new airplane, and a serial killer preying on fallen women. Read full review

Contents

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Chapter Three
Chapter Four
Chapter Five
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Chapter Eight
Chapter Nine
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Chapter Eleven
Chapter Twelve
Chapter Fourteen
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Dolores Gordon-Smith is the author of two previous mysteries in the Jack Haldean series. She graduated from Surrey University in 1981.

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