Death of a Prankster (Hamish Macbeth Mysteries, No. 7)

By M.C. Beaton

"A case that Hamish Macbeth lovers will relish." Booklist.
A Hamish Macbeth secret via the writer of "Death of a Snob."
When it involves homicide, Constable Hamish Macbeth cannot see the comic story. wealthy, outdated functional joker Andrew Trent summons his relations to distant Arrat condo within the lifeless of wintry weather for a deathbed farewell. but if they come, the previous coot is in ideal healthiness, cackling at his funny story and able to torment them with others.
But it seems the joke's on Trent. because the asserting is going, he who laughs final, kills first! And whilst Trent is murdered, Constable Macbeth needs to step in and remedy the crime prior to the punchline of the following killing comic story knocks him correct into an early grave!

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C. Beaton compliment for M. C. Beaton’s Acclaimed Hamish Macbeth Mysteries Copyright Copyright This e-book is a piece of fiction. Names, characters, locations, and incidents are the manufactured from the author’s mind's eye or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to real occasions, locales, or folks, dwelling or useless, is coincidental. Copyright © 1992 by means of M. C. Beaton Excerpt from demise of a Kingfisher copyright © 2012 through Marion Chesney All rights reserved. in keeping with the U. S. Copyright Act of 1976, the scanning, importing, and digital sharing of any a part of this e-book with out the permission of the writer represent illegal piracy and robbery of the author’s highbrow estate. if you'd like to take advantage of fabric from the e-book (other than for evaluation purposes), previous written permission needs to be received by way of contacting the writer at permissions@hbgusa. com. thanks in your aid of the author’s rights. Grand imperative Publishing Hachette publication crew 237 Park street, manhattan, long island 10017 www. hachettebookgroup. com www. twitter. com/grandcentralpub First publication version: June 2012 The writer isn't chargeable for web content (or their content material) that aren't owned by way of the writer. The Hachette audio system Bureau offers a variety of authors for talking occasions. to determine extra, visit www. hachettespeakersbureau. com or name (866) 376-6591.

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