Ten Lords A-Leaping (Robert Amiss Mysteries)

by Ruth Dudley Edwards

Publisher: Chivers Audio Books

Written in English
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  • Mystery & Detective - Traditional British,
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Ten Lords A-Leaping “A strong mystery reminiscent of P. D. James, with many well-developed characters, local color and a sensitive, intelligent investigator.”—Kirkus Reviews “An affable lead with a sympathetic backstory anchors Benison’s carefully crafted third Father Christmas mysteryBrand: Random House Publishing Group. Ten Lords A-leaping (Book): Edwards, Ruth Dudley: Baker & TaylorAcademic and reluctant amateur detective Robert Amiss becomes entangled in the intrigue surrounding the murder of several members of the House of LordsBlackwell North AmerIda Jack Troutbeck, rumbustious Mistress of St. Martha's College, Cambridge, is joining the Establishment - soon to be elevated to peer in the House of Lords.   Ten Lords A-leaping A Mystery (eBook): Benison, C. C.: Random House, delightful Father Tom Christmas returns, and the cozy hamlet of Thornford Regis comes to life, in C. C. Benison&;s witty, beautifully written series that is &;a must-read for lovers of classic English mysteries&; (Kirkus Reviews). Although Father Tom Christmas serves his little church in enchanting Thornford .

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Ten Lords A-Leaping is the third book in the Father Christmas series. In Eleven Pipers Piping, Father Christmas brings up a fund raiser idea to help pay for repairs on the church building. It involves sky diving/5.

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Benison’s witty, beautifully written series that is “a must-read for lovers of classic English mysteries” (Kirkus Reviews). Sometime sleuth, ex-civil servant Robert Amiss (Matricide at St.

Martha's,etc.) once again jumps to the command of Ida (Jack) Troutbeck&#;Mistress of St. Martha's College, Cambridge, and now the newly named Baroness Troutbeck, a peeress in the House of Lords. Amiss has been called back from a sojourn in India, leaving behind his lover Rachel, to help Jack defeat an upcoming bill Author: Ruth Dudley Edwards.

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What would have made Ten Lords A-Leaping better. Coherence, an outline, and a reduction of force (living and dead) As I had enjoyed the two other Father Christmas mysteries available through Audible, I looked forward to a pleasant listen with Ten Lords.

Alas. The appearance of the labyrinth in the story setting might have been a warning. Editions for Ten Lords A-Leaping: (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Hardcover published in ).

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Ten Lords A-Leaping is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents either are the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, events, or locales is entirely coincidental.4/5(32).

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At the end of the last book - Eleven Pipers Piping (see a theme here?) - Father Christmas, the vicar of the small English village of Thornford Regis had organized a sky diving fundraiser for the church's much needed new roof/5(34).

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