No Laughing Matter

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Warner Futura, May 19, 1994 - 262 pages
3 Reviews
The 12th crime novel featuring the Kent policemen, Inspector Thanet and Sergeant Lineham. This time they are investigating the murder of a ruthless, promiscuous local vineyard owner. This novel won the Crime Writers' Association Silver Dagger Award.

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Review: No Laughing Matter (Inspector Thanet #12)

User Review  - Jill Hutchinson - Goodreads

This is the first book I've read in the Inspector Luke Thanet series and I enjoyed it. It reads like an "old school" mystery even though set in the 1990s. Thanet works with his sergeant Mike Lineham ... Read full review

Review: No Laughing Matter (Inspector Thanet #12)

User Review  - Kristine - Goodreads

I enjoyed No Laughing Matter very much i have to say i read this book in three days. The story kept my attention and it was one thing after another nonstop i really enjoyed the book Read full review

About the author (1994)

Dorothy Simpson worked as a French teacher and then marriage guidance counsellor before writing full-time. She won the Crime Writers' Association's Silver Dagger Award in 1985. She is married with three children and lives near Maidstone, Kent, the background to the Thanet novels.

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