A Mysterious Affair of Style

A Sequel

Gilbert Adair
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The brilliantly witty, charming and devilishly clever new mystery, featuring crime novelist Evadne Mount.

London 1946. An actress is murdered, not just on camera but in full view of a crowded film set. Only six people had an opportunity to administer the poison yet not one of them had a conceivable motive. As Evadne Mount, bestselling crime novelist, discovers, however, all six did have a motive for committing another, earlier, still unsolved murder yet, on that occasion, not one of them had the opportunity .

Author bio:

Gilbert Adair's novels include The Holy Innocents, Love and Death on Long Island, The Death of the Author, The Key of the Tower and A Closed Book. He is also the author of a full-length verse parody of Pope - The Rape of the Cock, and two sequels to classics of children's literature - Alice Through the Needle's Eye and Peter Pan and the Only Children. His non-fiction includes Hollywood's Vietnam, Myths and Memories, The Postmodernist Always Rings Twice, Flickers and Surfing the Zeitgeist. He was awarded the Scott-Moncrieff prize for his translation of George Perec's 'e'-less <>A Void. He lives in London and is regularly published as a journalist.

Category: Literary fiction
ISBN: 9780571234257
Edition No: 1
Publisher: Faber
Imprint: Faber Fiction
Pub Date: December 2007
Page Extent: 304
Format: Book
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Literary fiction