Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death ~~ M.C. Beaton


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Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death by M.C. Beaton
AH-H-H...
THE CLOUDLESS PEACE OF THE BEAUTIFUL COTSWOLDS...

After Agatha's years of slaving to promote other people's success, her new life in a picture-book English village is a dream come true. And how better to make friends than by entering the village quiche-making competition? To ensure first prize, Agatha buys her entry at London's renowned Quicherie.

Alas, Agatha's impeccable product is soon exposed as not only store-bought but poisoned. The contest judge, Mr. Cummings-Browne, rumored to be a connoisseur of women as well as food, succumbs after eating it, and with him go Agatha's chances for bucolic bliss--unless she can nab the poisoner.

In a reckless game of village quiche-and-tell, Agatha rushes in where angels might fear to tread, infuriating and entertaining her neighbors, but shrewdly gaining on her prey--all unaware that she's become the prey herself....
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  • Published:
    Dec-1992 (Hardcover)
    Nov-1993 (Paperback)
  • Formats:
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  • Pages:
    320
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This one book set me on an adventure it was brilliant could not put it down, and at the same time as I obtained this book, there happened to be on Radio 4 ex the series with Penelope Keith as Agatha, so then every book I read about Agatha after that Penelope Keith was in my head
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