Murder in the dark : a Phryne Fisher mystery
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Scottsdale, AZ : Poisoned Pen Press, 2009.
Status
Central - Adult Detective
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Format
Book
Edition
First U.S. trade paperback edition.
Physical Desc
266 pages ; 23 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781590584392, 1590584392, 1590586344, 9781590586341, 1590584406, 9781590584408

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-266).
Description
It's Christmas, and Phryne has an invitation to the Last Best party of 1928, a four-day extravaganza being held at Werribee Manor house and grounds by the Golden Twins, Isabella and Gerald Templar. She knew them in Paris, where they caused a sensation. Phryne is in two minds about going. But when threats begin arriving in the mail, she promptly decides to accept the invitation. No one tells Phryne Fisher what to do. At the Manor House, she is accommodated in the Iris room, and at the party dallies with two polo-playing women, a Goat lady (and goat), a large number of glamorous young men, and a very rude child called Tarquin. The acolytes of the golden twins are smoking hashish and dreaming. The jazz is as hot as the drinks are cold. Heaven. It all seems like good clean fun until three people are kidnapped, one of them the abominable child, and Phryne must puzzle her way through the cryptic clues of the scavenger hunt to retrieve the hostages and save the party from further disaster. --from Amazon.
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Phryne Fisher must save the attendants of 1928's most stylish party from murder in this Australian caper.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Greenwood, K. (2009). Murder in the dark: a Phryne Fisher mystery (First U.S. trade paperback edition.). Poisoned Pen Press.

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Greenwood, Kerry. 2009. Murder in the Dark: A Phryne Fisher Mystery. Scottsdale, AZ: Poisoned Pen Press.

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Greenwood, Kerry. Murder in the Dark: A Phryne Fisher Mystery Scottsdale, AZ: Poisoned Pen Press, 2009.

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Greenwood, Kerry. Murder in the Dark: A Phryne Fisher Mystery First U.S. trade paperback edition., Poisoned Pen Press, 2009.

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