H to make for an entertaining reading experienceThe second story in this book was sadly too lost in the argon of military politics to hold my interest for very long at
time The element of traditional Christmas story seemed forced It did not hold my interest and I have to confess that I cannot even remember the outcome of this storyA Time The Element Of
But again the murder mystery part of the story was well enough executed to keep me reading I foundagain the murder mystery part of the story was well enough executed to keep me reading I found the author s talent to write murder mysteries well exceeds her skill to write Christmas stories which is not necessarily a bad thingOverall it this collection of two rather longer short stories was entertaining enough and triggered my interest in the author s other works I will definitely return this book to my mother for her to read during this year s Christmas seasonElliotScribbles. In the British garrison a guard is killed a prisoner escapes and a luckless medical orderly named John Tallis is arrested as an accomplice simply because he was the only soldier unaccounted for when the crimes were committed Though chosen to defend Tallis young Lieutenant Victor Narraway is not encouraged to try very hard His superiors merely want a show trial But inspired by a simple Christmas garland and his own stubborn faith in ustice Narraway is want a show trial But inspired by a simple Christmas garland and his own stubborn faith in ustice Narraway is to figure out the truth despite the appalling odds In an alien world haunted by massacre he is the accused man’s only ho.
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COYER WINTER SWITCHTHIS BOOK HAS TWOWinter SwitchThis book has two stories my favorite was the first which was about an acting troupe brougt to entertain a Lord and his family the Lord s young daughter has written a treatment of Dracula and so the troupe spend several days reworking and rehearsing it Then one night a stranger shows up at the home and then is soon dead A nice mystery element and nice christmas elements are in both storis I would really like to say 35 for this one The mysteries were good but not so Christmasy In need to find Christmas stories that would actually get me into the Christmas mood I borrowed this book from my mother hoping that it would be better than The. ’Tis the season for a pair of Christmas novels that add a dash of murder to the Yuletide spirit “Perry’s Victorian era holiday mysteries are an annual treat” The Wall Street Journal A CHRISTMAS HOMECOMING “Could have been devised by Agatha Christie Anne Perry is a modern master” Pittsburgh Post Gazette Charlotte Pitt’s mother Caroline is spending the holiday with her young husband Joshua Fielding in #Whitby the fishing village where Dracula first touches English soil in Bram Stoker’s sensational novel Joshua #the fishing village where Dracula first touches English soil in Bram Stoker’s sensational novel Joshua arranged to produce a stage adaptation of Dra. .
Chimes by Charles Dickens this would be the first time I admit that a classic is not as good as a contemporary story which made me feel strangely odd I began to read with mixed feelingsI really wasn t uite sure what to expect This book as a whole was over 400 pages Long Containing Two Stories That containing two stories that not be completely called short stories yet while reading the first story A Christmas Homecoming I couldn t shake the impression that the author wanted to make the story longer include depth for the characters include details and make the plot in general much intriguing Instead the reader was left with a good overall story and an intense desire to read Sometimes that is a good thing but for this story it did not do it ustice at all Having said that the
Story And The Murder Mystery Part Was Compelling And Intriguingand the murder mystery part was compelling and intriguing Cula written by the daughter of millionaire Charles Netheridge but tempers flare after a disastrous first read through of the script As wind and snow swirl around Netheridge’s lonely hilltop mansion a black cloaked stranger emerges from the storm
At The Same Time Athe same time a evil makes itself felt and instead of theatrical triumph there is murder shocking and terrifying A CHRISTMAS GARLAND “In Anne Perry’s gifted hands the puzzle plays out brilliantly” Greensboro News Record The year is 1857 soon after the violent Siege of Cawnpore and India is in the midst of rebellion. ,