The Beckoning Lady
A VINTAGE MURDER MYSTERY
Agatha Christie called her ‚e~a shining light‚e(tm). Have you discovered Margery Allingham, the 'true queen' of the classic murder mystery?
Private detective Albert Campion's glorious summer in Pontisbright is blighted by death. Amidst the preparations for Minnie and Tonker Cassand's fabulous summer party a murder is discovered and it falls to Campion to unravel the intricate web of motive, suspicion and deduction with all his imagination and skill.
As urbane as Lord Wimsey‚e¶as ingenious as Poirot‚e¶ Meet one of crime fiction‚e(tm)s Great Detectives, Mr Albert Campion.
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Review: The Beckoning Lady (Albert Campion #15)User Review - Dogsandbooks - Goodreads
Reread. A classic indeed--well written, dense, gently funny. County life, even a border collie! Read full review
Review: The Beckoning Lady (Albert Campion #15)User Review - Stephanie Stennett - Goodreads
Very late Campion and entertaining as a study in 40's 50's English slang. I'm still not sure who all the characters were, and the mystery plot itself is of little importance, so read it like you would ... Read full review