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A talent for murder

by Carolyn Keene

  • 306 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Pocket Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery and detective stories,
  • Nancy Drew (Fictitious character),
  • Modeling agencies,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Ned and Nancy visit San Francisco and become involved when the top model at the Coast"s hottest talent agency is murdered.

    Edition Notes

    StatementCarolyn Keene
    SeriesNancy Drew files -- case 75
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K23 Tal 1992x
    The Physical Object
    Pagination155 p. ;
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24974236M
    ISBN 100671730797
    ISBN 109780671730796
    OCLC/WorldCa26431205

      A Talent for Murder is one novel that definitely deserves attention and praise' Elspeth G. Perkin, Goodreads, 4 stars 'This was a really good read especially for fans of Agatha Christie and even those who have never read her books' Teresa, Goodreads, 4 stars/5(K). Get this from a library! A talent for murder.. [R T Jordan] -- After TV-star-turned-sleuth Polly Pepper is hired to be the "nice judge" on a televised talent show, she sees the ratings skyrocket. When the vicious and universally hated judge, Thane Cornwall, is.

    A Talent for Murder By Andrew Wilson Books 1 - 20 of 69 Show Up to 20 results Show Up to 40 results Show Up to 60 results Show Up to 80 results. Singapore, - Desperate for a fresh start, Harriet Gordon finds herself living with her brother, a reverend and headmaster of a school for boys, in Singapore at the height of colonial to gain some financial independence, she advertises her services as a personal secretary. It is unfortunate that she should discover her first client, Sir Oswald Newbold - explorer, mine magnate.

      A Talent for Murder opens on a heightened, anguished note and never settles: Agatha is at first distracted by an amorphous notion of danger and then overwhelmed by its reality. Every chapter offers a fresh peril, but there is a fly in the ointment of a major plot point: if Wilson adequately explained how a death could be faked and the. Buy A Talent for Murder by R T Jordan online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 4 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $


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A Talent for Murder is a fictional account of the disappearance of Agatha Christie for ten days in I thought this was a clever interpretation and a true honest to goodness mystery. Andrew Wilson does justice to Agatha Christie and I look forward to reading more books by him/5.

Andrew Wilson is an award-winning journalist and author. His work has appeared in a wide variety of publications including the Guardian, the Washington Post, the Sunday Times, and the Smithsonian is the author of four acclaimed biographies, a book about the survivors of the Titanic, and the novels, The Lying Tongue, A Talent for Murder, A Different Kind of Evil, Death in a /5(40).

Andrew Wilson is an award-winning journalist and author. His work has appeared in a wide variety of publications including the Guardian, the Washington Post, the Sunday Times, and the Smithsonian is the author of four acclaimed biographies, a book about the survivors of the Titanic, and the novels, The Lying Tongue, A Talent for Murder, and A Different Kind of Evil/5(46).

Andrew Wilson is an award-winning journalist and author. His work has appeared in a wide variety of publications including the Guardian, the Washington Post, the Sunday Times, and the Smithsonian is the author of four acclaimed biographies, a book about the survivors of the Titanic, and the novels, The Lying Tongue, A Talent for Murder, A Different Kind of Evil, Death in a Pages: A Talent For Murder book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Nancy enters a world of glamor and glitz where murder is all the /5. A baker helps solve her sister’s boyfriend’s classmate’s murder. Hannah Swensen is suffering from stress due to a trauma incurred in her last adventure (Chocolate Cream Pie Murder, ) but alluded to only in the most elliptical terms in her current ’s stepfather, Doc Knight, is adamant: She must leave at once for vacation.

Andrew Wilson is an award-winning journalist A talent for murder book author. His work has appeared in a wide variety of publications including the Guardian, the Washington Post, the Sunday Times, and the Smithsonian is the author of four acclaimed biographies, a book about the survivors of the Titanic, and the novels, The Lying Tongue, A Talent for Murder, A Different Kind of Evil, Death in a Desert ed on: Janu   A Talent for Murder is published by Simon & Schuster.

To order a copy for £ (RRP £) go to or call. Andrew Wilson is an award-winning journalist and author. His work has appeared in a wide variety of publications including the Guardian, the Washington Post, the Sunday Times, and the Smithsonian is the author of four acclaimed biographies, a book about the survivors of the Titanic, and the novels, The Lying Tongue, A Talent for Murder, A Different Kind of Evil, Death in a Desert Land.

A Talent for Murder is a darkly twisting tale of murder and manipulation. It is certainly far removed from many of Agatha Christie’s more cosy offerings, although it provides a good explanation of what might have drawn Christie to crime and mysteries, /5(34).

Writing about murder is a far cry from committing a crime, and Agatha must use every ounce of her cleverness and resourcefulness to thwart an adversary determined to exploit her expertise and knowledge about the act of murder to kill on his behalf. In A Talent for Murder, Andrew Wilson ingeniously explores Agatha Christie’s odd ten-day.

A Talent for Murder, Wilson’s fictional take on the real-life disappearance of Agatha Christie, will be released in the U.S. on July This article was originally published in the July issue of BookPage. Download the entire issue for the Kindle or Nook.

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A Talent for Murder A Novel (Book): Wilson, Andrew: Baker & TaylorDistracted by revelations about her husband's affair, writer Agatha Christie is interrupted during a visit to her London literary agent by an insidious blackmailer who would manipulate her into committing a murder.

By the award-winning author of The Lying & TaylorDistracted by revelations about her. ‘A Talent for Murder’ is out now in hardback published by Simon and Schuster. With thanks to the team @SimonSays_WST for my copy. If you read and enjoy ‘A Talent For Murder’ then you should try these too: ‘The Crime Writer’ by Jill Dawson ‘The Murder of Roger Ackroyd’ by Agatha Christie.

Today, I have the pleasure of reviewing Andrew Wilson’s new novel, A Talent for Murder (Atria Books). As a crime genre enthusiast and avid fan of Dame Agatha Christie (“The Queen of Mystery”), the premise was simply irresistible: the author’s infamous eleve-day disappearance in December of —a real-life unsolved mystery—reimagined through the lens of fiction.

Murder of Talent How Pop Culture is Killing “IT” An AMAZON #1 Best Seller With the National Endowments of the Arts and of the Humanities under political attack, now more than ever, we need to understand the incredibly important role talent plays in our culture.

With o years of archeological evidence of performances, few [ ]. A Talent for Murder | Discover the real-life mystery surrounding the queen of crime herself: Agatha Christie.

In this “twisty thriller” (Publishers Weekly), Andrew Wilson investigates Christie’s mysterious ten-day disappearance and offers his own gripping explanation, in which Christie is pulled into a riveting case of blackmail and murder.“I wouldn’t scream if I were you.

In A Talent for Murder, Andrew Wilson ingeniously explores Agatha Christie’s odd ten-day disappearance in and weaves an utterly compelling and convincing story around this still unsolved mystery involving the world’s bestselling novelist.

For 11 days in Decembernobody knew where Agatha Christie was. It has remained a mystery for all these years, that is until Andrew Wilson wrote his book, a Talent for book is a result of a series of interview with Agatha Christie agreed to on the condition that the resultant book should not be published until 40 years after her death.Get this from a library!

A talent for murder. [Andrew Wilson] -- 'I wouldn't scream if I were you. Unless you want the whole world to learn about your husband and his mistress.' Agatha Christie, in London to visit her literary agent, boards a train, preoccupied. A Talent for Murder is a cozy, southern mystery filled with humor and colorful characters, with a touch of romance thrown in for added fun.

grew up in a small town along the Mississippi Gulf Coast. She’s worked as a secretary, assistant manager of an audio book store, and manager of a fashion jewelry store. She is an avid reader, gardener Pages: