The Catherine-wheel by Patricia WentworthThe Catherine-wheel by Patricia Wentworth

The Catherine-wheel

byPatricia Wentworth

Mass Market Paperback | September 21, 2000

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There was a certain heavy air of intrigue and mystery emanating from the old inn high on the cliff top. The Catherine-Wheel had once been a home for pirates and smugglers, but now is looked like it was harbouring a murderer.

It had begun with an advertisement in the paper requesting descendants of the late innkeeper, Jeremiah Taverner, to stay for a weekend at the inn. They had arrived, a mixed assortment, to the family reunion eager to discover the secrets of their ancestry. But one of them had been hideously murdered, bringing the inn's stormy past into frightening focus.

Scotland Yard, already suspicious of dope smuggling in the area, sends Maud Silver to investigate before the fireworks start to fly.

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Patricia Wentworth was born in Uttarakhand, India but as a young girl moved to London to study at Blackheath High School for Girls. After writing several romances she turned her hand to crime fiction. She wrote dozens of bestselling mysteries before her death in 1961, and is recognised as one of the mistresses of classic crime fiction...
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Title:The Catherine-wheelFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:384 pages, 7 × 4.44 × 0.97 inPublished:September 21, 2000Publisher:HodderLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:034076774X

ISBN - 13:9780340767740

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I always thought them rather better than 'Miss Marple' and certainly very well written.-Mary Stewart