Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage

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St. Martin's Press, Sep 15, 1997 - Fiction - 224 pages
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After her first husband, Jimmy Raisin, stops her wedding and she is left jilted at the altar, he is found strangled to death, and Agatha Raisin must prove her innocence along with that of her intended. Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage is a mystery filled with murder and mayhem, from bestselling author M.C. Beaton.

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The plot was very exciting. - Goodreads
This series is fun and easy to read. - Goodreads
Another enjoyable Agatha tale with lots of plot twists. - Goodreads

Review: Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage (Agatha Raisin #5)

User Review  - Emily Cullen - Goodreads

Agatha Raisin finally gets her man, or so she thinks until her "dead" husband comes calling. I just love this series. Agatha Raisin is a crotchety but likable heroine and MC Beaton's series never ... Read full review

Review: Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage (Agatha Raisin #5)

User Review  - Amy - Goodreads

We finally get to learn about and meet Jimmy Raisin and Agatha's history. Nothing is ever smooth sailing for Agatha, but she speaks her mind and sticks up for herself. She's awesome. A bit sad at the end, but Agatha will get through it all. Read full review

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About the author (1997)

M. C. Beaton has been hailed as “the new Queen of Crime.” She is The New York Times bestselling author of the Agatha Raisin mysteries, including As the Pig Turns and Busy Body, set in the English Cotswolds, as well as the Hamish Macbeth mysteries set in Scotland. She has also written historical romance novels and an Edwardian mystery series under the name Marion Chesney. Before writing her first novels, Beaton worked as a bookseller, a newspaper reporter, a fashion critic, and a waitress in a greasy spoon. Born in Scotland, she currently divides her time between Paris and a village in the Cotswolds. She was selected the British Guest of Honor for the Bouchercon World Mystery Convention in 2006.

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