Category Archives: M.C. Beaton

M.C. Beaton, Death of a Perfect Wife (1989)

The other night I picked a more serious crime story from my shelf after a long exam day, but when I had tried to read the first paragraph five times, I put it down and settled for this one. This … Continue reading

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>M.C. Beaton, Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death (1992)

> This British cosy mystery is far from the writer´s debut, but it is the first in the Agatha Raisin series. Agatha Raisin chooses early retirement and fulfils her dream, a cottage in a Cotswold village, only to realize that … Continue reading

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>M.C. Beaton, Death of an Outsider (1988)

>This is the fourth Hamish Macbeth story. “Hamish hated change almost as much as he hated work. He had the tenancy of some croft land next to the police station at Lochdubh, where he kept a small herd of sheep, … Continue reading

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