Some die eloquent

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Published for the Crime Club by Doubleday, Mar 1, 1980 - Fiction - 195 pages
4 Reviews
Beatrice Wansdyke, an elderly chemistry teacher, dies under suspicious circumstances and with $500,000 in her bank account, and Detective Inspector C. D. Sloan moves into the case

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Review: Some Die Eloquent (Inspector Sloan #8)

User Review  - Sheryl Tribble - Goodreads

This is one where I had the murder method figured out looooong before the detective; seemed glaringly obvious to me and I'm surprised Sloan and/or his ME didn't figure it out much earlier. But I don't ... Read full review

Review: Some Die Eloquent (Inspector Sloan, CID Mystery #8)

User Review  - Nancy - Goodreads

As this, the 8th installment opens, a schoolteacher has died, apparently of natural causes. So why are the police interested? It turns out that there is something along the order of a small fortune in ... Read full review


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About the author (1980)

Catherine Aird is the author of some twenty crime novels and story collections, most of which feature Detective Chief Inspect C.D. Sloan. She holds an honorary M.A. from the University of Kent and was made an M.B.E. Her more recent works are "Little Knell" (St. Martin's Minotaur, 2001) and "Stiff News" (St. Martin's Minotaur, 1999). She lives in Sturry, Kent in England.