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Mrs. Pargeter"s plot

a Mrs. Pargeter mystery

by Simon Brett

  • 24 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by G.K. Hall in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England),
  • England,
  • London
    • Subjects:
    • Pargeter, Mrs. (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Women detectives -- England -- London -- Fiction.,
    • Large type books.,
    • London (England) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSimon Brett.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6052.R4296 M374 1998b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination253 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL344673M
      ISBN 100783801726
      LC Control Number98003644

      Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Mrs. Pargeter Mystery Ser.: Mrs. Pargeter's Plot by Simon Brett (, Mass Market) at the . Mrs. Pargeter-that well-off widow of a gentlemanly master criminal (A Nice Class of Corpse, Mrs, Presumed Dead)-is off on another little vacation.

      Mrs Pargeter's Public Relations Mrs. Pargeter Series, Book 8 (eBook): Brett, Simon: Mrs Pargeter discovers the skills by which Public Relations can make evil look good in the latest wickedly entertaining mystery. It is her characteristic generosity rather than her love of animals that finds Mrs Pargeter supporting her friend, Jasmine Angold, at a charity reception for PhiliPussies, whose. Art theft in reverse is the subject of Brett's latest comic mystery starring Mrs. Melita Pargeter (Mrs. Pargeter's Plot, etc.), a charming Londoner whose genteel demeanor belies a keen intellect and s.

      Mrs Pargeter's Principle A Mrs Pargeter Mystery (Book): Brett, Simon: For Mrs. Pargeter, it is a matter of principle that she should complete any of her late husband's unfinished business. Amongst the many bequests he made to her, perhaps the most valuable is his little black book, in which he listed all the people who ever worked for him, with details of their particular skill sets. An entertaing plot and lively dialogue help Mrs Pargeter's efforts to solve the mystery of a body on a building to unfold at a good pace. There are several neat character cameos, particularly Truffler, a reformed Sometimes the author's asides are a little repetitive and the chip on his shoulder about the class system too much in evidence, but these are balanced out by the many ludicrous yet.


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Book Overview This description may be from another edition of this product. Melita Pargeter, the genteel heroine of Simon Brett's series of whimsical cozies, is hardly your typical moll. Then again, the late Mr. Pargeter was considered (by his criminal cohorts, at least) a 5/5(2).

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Pargeters Books In The Works. Reviewed in the United States on Novem Verified Purchase/5(36). Construction on Mrs Pargeter’s new country home comes to an abrupt halt when a corpse is discovered in the wine cellar. The accused is Concrete Jacket, the builder and great friend of Mrs P’s late, lamented husband.

Mrs P is not about to let prison come between her and her dream home. Concrete may be a scoundrel Mrs. Pargeters plot book he’s no :   Construction on Mrs Pargeter’s new country home comes to an abrupt halt when a corpse is discovered in the wine cellar. The accused is Concrete Jacket, the builder and great friend of Mrs P’s late, lamented husband.

Mrs P is not about to let prison come between her and her dream home. Concrete may be a scoundrel but he’s no killer/5(35). The Plot: Mrs Pargeter is visiting the site of her new home with her builder 'Concrete Jacket'.

Concrete is a former associate of the late Mr Pargeter. On inspecting the wine cellar they discover a corpse. Mrs Melitta Pargeter is the widow of the late Mr Pargeter, who left her well off/5. The accused is Concrete Jacket, the builder and great friend of Mrs P’s late Mrs Pargeter's Plot - Read book online Read online: Construction on Mrs Pargeter’s new country home comes to an abrupt halt when a corpse is discovered in the wine cellar.

Melita Pargeter, a widow of a thief in England: A Nice Class of Corpse (Mrs. Pargeter, #1), Mrs, Presumed Dead (Mrs Pargeter, #2), Mrs. Pargeter's Packag. The author has also written four series of detective books, and most of them are in the Golden Age of detective fiction, entertaining the reader through eccentric characters, humor, and intricate plot twists.

A Nice Class of Corpse. A Nice Class of Corpse is the debut novel in Mrs. Pargeter series by Simon Brett. Hired by another widow, Veronica Chastaigne, to return all the art treasures that her late husband accumulated in a long career of larceny, Mrs Pargeter is forced to find out more than she would wi.

If you only read one Mrs Pargeter book make it this one, although it is more than likely you will want to read more about this redoubtable lady. This book is funny, the plot is clever, she comes close to meeting her maker and there is a clever twist near the end.

It is pure s: Of all Simon Brett's creations, none is more adored by mystery fans than the resourceful Mrs. Pargeter. In her newest adventure the plucky widow has decided to build her dream house on the plot of land left to her by that much missed prince of a man, and crook, Mr. Pargeter. THE PLOT THICKENS Construction on Mrs.

Pargeter's new country home comes to an unfortunate halt when a corpse is discovered in the wine cellar. The accused is Concrete Jacket, a mate of Mrs. P's late, lamented husband, who made a living in discreetly nefarious ways.

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[Simon Brett] -- A murdered man is found on the site of a house being built for Melita Pargeter, widow after a non-violent thief. Police arrest the builder, an old friend of her husband, also non-violent, but he. Mrs. Pargeter's plot: a Mrs. Pargeter mystery. [Simon Brett] -- When a body is discovered in a newly constructed wine seller, Jacket is blamed, and Mrs.

Pargeter finds herself off on a new adventure. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Of all Simon Brett's literary creations, none is more adored by mystery fans than the resourceful Mrs.

Pargeter, the delightful, middle-aged widow whose late, lamented husband made his living in sometimes nefarious ways. Whatever his faults - and Mrs.

won't hear a word of them - the gentleman loved his wife with unquestioned devotion. Book Overview Brett's latest Mrs. Pargeter mystery is a witty romp through the world of health and fitness with a charming and droll heroine--one who won't stop sleuthing until she gets her pound of flesh.

A jolly frolic, as light as a slice of fat-free angel food cakeThe Baltimore Sun. Fiction Book Review: Mrs. Pargeter's Plot by Simon Brett, Author Scribner Book Company $22 (p) ISBN Welcome to the zany world of Melita Pargeter, a slightly surreal orbit.

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Although a trip to Corfu is not Mrs Pargeter’s usual idea of a holiday, keeping a recently widowed friend company overrules her misgivings. But when that friend starts behaving strangely and is then found having apparently committed suicide, Mrs Pargeter resolves to get to the bottom of the mystery.Below is a list of Simon Brett’s Mrs.

Pargeter books in order of when they were first published (which is the same as their chronological order): Publication Order of Mrs. Pargeter Books. A Nice Class of Corpse () Mrs., Presumed Dead () Mrs. Pargeter's Package () Mrs. Pargeter's Pound of Flesh () Mrs.

Pargeter's Plot (Mrs Pargeter's Point of Honour. Author:Brett, Simon. Book Binding:Hardback. Each month we recycle over million books, saving o tonnes of books a year from going straight into landfill sites.