A celebration of the divine Phryne Fisher, this special collectable treat for her fans is lavishly illustrated in full colour and includes all-new Phryne short stories, plus recipes and other miscellany.
The Honourable Phryne Fisher - she of the Lulu bob, green eyes, Cupid's Bow lips and diamante garters - is the 1920's most elegant and irrepressible sleuth.
Miss Phryne Fisher stars in every one of these surprising, compulsively readable and entertaining stories. With the ever-loyal Dot, the ingenious Mr Butler and all of Phryne's friends and household, the action is as fast as Phryne's wit and logic.
Also included in this delightful Treasury are privileged glimpses into Phryne's wardrobe essentials, including her favourite shoes and hats, her most decadent cocktail recipes and Phryne's best tips for discouraging unwanted admirers.
Lavishly illustrated with divine colour illustrations by Beth Norling, this collectable treat will bring joy to the hearts of Phryne Fisher fans everywhere.
'With Phryne Fisher, the indefatigable Greenwood has invented the character-you-fall-in-love-with genre.' The Australian
Kerry Greenwood is the author of more than forty novels, as well as six non-fiction works and the editor of two collections. The first four books in the Corinna series are Earthly Delights, Heavenly Pleasures, Devil's Food and Trick or Treat. Previous novels in the Phryne Fisher series are Cocaine Blues, Flying too High, Murder on the Ballarat Train, Death on the Victoria Dock, Blood and Circuses, The Green Mill Murder, Ruddy Gore, Urn Burial, Raisins and Almonds, Death Before Wicket, Away with the Fairies, Murder in Montparnasse, The Castlemaine Murders, Queen of the Flowers, Death by Water and Murder in the Dark. She is also the author of several books for young adults and the Delphic Women series. When she is not writing she is an advocate in Magistrates' Court for the Legal Aid Commission. She is not married, has no children and lives with a registered Wizard.
Crime & Mystery
Awarded Sisters in Crime Lifetime Achievement Award 2013 AU; Awarded Ned Kelly Lifetime Achievement Award 2003 AU
Table Of Contents:
1. Hotel Splendide
2. The voice is Jacob's voice
3. Marrying the bookie's daughter
4. The vanishing of Jock McHale's hat
5. Puttin' on the Ritz
6. The body in the library
7. The miracle of St Mungo
8. Overheard on a balcony
9. The hours of Juana the Mad
10. Death shall be dead
12. The Camberwell wonder
13. Come sable night
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