By M. C. Beaton

Unique ebook: 1988

The such a lot hated guy within the so much dour city in Scotland is dozing with the fishes, or-more accurately-dumped right into a tank full of crustaceans. All that stay of the murdered sufferer are his bones. yet after the lobsters are shipped off to Britain's most sensible eating places, the total affair speedy lands at the plate of Constable Hamish Macbeth. Exiled together with his puppy, Towser, to the dreary outpost of Cnothan, Macbeth sorely misses his liked Lochdubh, his previously cherished Priscilla Halburton-Smythe, and his days of doing not anything yet gazing the sheep grazing in a close-by croft. Now the lawman has to cope with a detective leader inspector who desires the modus operandi hushed up, a dark-haired lass who has an ulterior reason to seduce him, and a killer who has made mincemeat of his victim-and definitely will strike back . . .

Show description

Read or Download Death of an Outsider (Hamish Macbeth, Book 3) PDF

Best police procedurals books

See Them Die

Kill me should you can - that used to be Pepe Miranda's problem. assassin, two-bit hero of the road gangs, he was once holed up someplace within the 87th Precinct, making the law enforcement officials seem like fools and cheered on by means of each neighbourhood punk. It used to be now not a problem Lieutenant Pete Byrnes and the detectives within the squad room may well go away on my own.

Death of a Witch (Hamish Macbeth Mysteries, No. 25)

Arriving from a international vacation, Hamish Macbeth is concerned simply because he senses a gloomy cloud of evil putting over the Highland village of Lochdubh. He learns newcomer, Catriona Beldame, is considered a witch and numerous males were obvious vacationing her. Hamish himself is charmed via her until eventually he unearths out she has been providing risky potions.

Maggody in Manhattan: An Arly Hanks Mystery

Arly Hanks is summoned to long island from her cozy put up as leader of Police in Maggody, Arkansas, to rescue homeland housewives within the urban for the finals of the Krazy KoKo bake-off. nationwide ad/promo. travel.

Bad Moon Rising: A Sam Mccain Mystery

The homicide of a filthy rich younger girl sparks a backlash opposed to the hippie commune that has lately arrived in Black River Falls. A hippie commune has invaded Black River Falls. whereas the vast majority of the townspeople think that the bohemians have the proper to stay—despite how extraordinary a few of their methods can seem—as consistently, there's a minority that continuously accuses them of every thing from legal actions to Satanism.

Additional info for Death of an Outsider (Hamish Macbeth, Book 3)

Example text

Gomwe was chatting to the Munros, animated, using his hands in the conversation. Good with people, but Kubu found something he disliked about the man. The last picture was of a man concentrating on something not in the picture. He was also holding a tumbler. This must be the second victim, Sipho Langa, Kubu thought. He pushed the pictures back toward Tatwa. “Okay. ” “Well, in the first place it isn’t really an island. ” “Is it possible that someone came across from the mainland that way? ” “No, impossible in the dark.

I loved it there, but when the war came it was bad. Horrible, actually. Anyway, after the war I didn’t want to live there anymore and went to South Africa. I worked at hotels in Johannesburg for a number of years. But I hated the noise and the traffic and the crowding. When I met Andre and he offered me a job here, I couldn’t wait. ” Kubu wondered whether it was coincidence that this was just before South Africa was to have its first black majority government. ” “No. ” she asked sharply. Dupie interrupted, “This is the tent that Tinubu stayed in.

He and Dupie walked back to the main camp in silence. THE SECOND DEATH OF GOODLUCK TINUBU “May I use your office? ” “Go ahead. ” As they walked through the dining area, everyone became silent. Glancing at the river, Tatwa noticed the large crocodiles sunning themselves on convenient sand banks. One was huge—a fifteen-foot monster. Tatwa shuddered. He hated crocodiles; one had cost him a younger brother. Pulling himself together, he walked to the office and made his call to Director Mabaku. 17 Chapter 3 UUUUUUUUUUUUU Assistant Superintendent “Kubu” Bengu had just returned from a daylong investigation of a robbery at a gas station in Lethlakeng, when he was summoned to see the director.

Download PDF sample

Death of an Outsider (Hamish Macbeth, Book 3) by M. C. Beaton
Rated 4.44 of 5 – based on 19 votes