Death of a Perfect Wife (Google eBook)

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Hachette Digital, Inc., Jun 1, 2012 - Fiction - 192 pages
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Hamish Macbeth, the laid-back constable of Lochdubh, Scotland, has a new Land Rover to drive and a Highland summer to savor, but as fast as rain rolls in from the loch, his happy life goes to hell in a handbasket. The trouble begins when his beloved Priscilla Halburton-Smythe returns from London . . . with a fiancé on her arm. His miseries multiply when clouds of midges (the diabolical Scottish mosquito) descend on the town. Then a paragon of housewifery named Trixie Thomas moves into Lochdubh with her lapdog husband in tow. The newcomer quickly convinces the local ladies to embrace low-cholesterol meals, ban tobacco, and begin bird-watching. Soon the town's fish-and-chips-loving men are up in arms. Now faced with the trials of his own soul, Macbeth must solve Lochdubh's newest crime-the mysterious poisoning of the perfect wife.
  

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Review: Death of a Perfect Wife (Hamish Macbeth #4)

User Review  - Sandra - Goodreads

Another great addition to the series. Love Hamish and although this mystery wasn't hard to figure out it was worth the read. Read full review

Review: Death of a Perfect Wife (Hamish Macbeth #4)

User Review  - Laura - Goodreads

I simply couldn't handle the characters in this book. The victim, her "friends", her husband, the people at the bed and breakfast, just everyone! Even Hamish was sort of annoying in this. The mystery/motive wasn't particularly strong either, so I wasn't impressed overall. Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER ONE
CHAPTER TWO
CHAPTER THREE
CHAPTER FOUR
CHAPTER FIVE
CHAPTER SIX
CHAPTER SEVEN
CHAPTER EIGHT
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Hamish Macbeth Mysteries by M C Beaton
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About the author (2012)

M.C. Beaton lives in the Cotswolds with her husband. In addition to the Hamish Macbeth series, she writes the Agatha Raisin mystery series.

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