Bertie & the Crime of Passion

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Wheeler Pub., 1995 - Fiction - 284 pages
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Bertie, Prince of Wales, is in Paris in the spring of 1891. One of the attractions in the city is the company of Sarah Bernhardt. Together they investigate the murder of a friend in the Moulin Rouge.

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Review: Bertie And The Crime Of Passion (Albert Edward, Prince of Wales #3)

User Review  - Diane Heath - Goodreads

This is the third mystery with Prince Albert Edward as detective The first one I have read. Quite entertaining Read full review

Review: Bertie And The Crime Of Passion (Albert Edward, Prince of Wales #3)

User Review  - Stargazer - Goodreads

Cora Pearl is only mentioned in passing one in a list of Bertie's former lovers. Read full review


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About the author (1995)

Peter Lovesey was born in Whitton, Middlesex in 1936. He was a teacher before becoming a full-time writer. Lovesey's first mystery novel was Wobble to Death which introduced Victorian detective Sergeant Cribb. He later introduced Peter Diamond and Bertie in his novels to follow. He also writes under the pseudonym Peter Lear. His works have been translated into 22 languages and several of them were adapted for television and film. Lovesey's works have earned him numerous awards. He is a three time winner of the CWA Silver Dagger. He also won the CWA Gold Dagger in 1982 and the 2000 CWA Cartier Diamond Dagger Award in recognition of his career in mystery writing. He is the recipient of the Anthony Award, McAvity Award, Ellery Queen Readers' Award and the Mystery Writers of America Golden Mysteries Short Story Prize. Internationally, he has won the Grand Prix de littérature Policiére and the Prix du Roman d'Adventures.

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