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The Big Grouse (Masters and Green #25)

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Chief Superintendent George Master's famous detective team receives a severe shock when Detective Sergeant Reed is selected for promotion. Masters is told that a replacement must be found: someone who, the Yard hopes, can rise to the challenge of Master's demanding standards of meticulous and brilliantly logical analysis of evidence. Their choice is a woman, Detective Serg ...more
Paperback, 214 pages
Published January 1st 1988 by Harper Perennial (first published 1986)
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Oct 15, 2012 Sally rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I read this series several decades ago, and they survive a rereading handily. They are quite short compared to some of my other favorite British detective series such as Peter Robinson and Elizabeth George. However, in spite of the length, the characters are well-developed, and the eternal dry British humor serves to make these classics.
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