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Puzzle for Puppets (Peter Duluth Mystery #3)

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Początek urlopu Iris Duluth z mężem Peterem w San Francisco był fatalny - zdobycie miejsca w hotelu graniczyło z cudem. Jednak gest nieznajomej, która oddała im swój pokój, wcale nie uratował sytuacji. Odkrycie zwłok zamordowanej Eulalii Crawford zamieniło upojny wieczór w makabryczną noc, a Peter - wplątany w cyrkowe tajemnice przyjaciół Eulalii - coraz mniej wierzył, że ...more
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Isabel Tavares
Jan 12, 2016 Isabel Tavares rated it it was ok
I give it 2.5 stars.

It started out well, I was enjoying it very much. I found Duluth and his wife very charming and fun to
read about but as the story unravelled it just overwhelmed me very much.

Overall, it was very confusing to me and I still don't really understand why the murderer did what he/she did. There wasn't a proper explanation but ideas thrown together. I did like the ending (meaning the last dialogue), it made me laugh.

Sadly, I don't think I'll want to read anything else from this a
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Jan 05, 2016 Patricia rated it it was amazing
Me resuktó novedosa la narración desde el lugar de una víctima. No el asesinao, no un cómplice, no el investigador o el policía.
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Patrick Quentin, Q. Patrick and Jonathan Stagge were pen names under which Hugh Callingham Wheeler (19 March 1912 – 26 July 1987), Richard Wilson Webb (August 1901 – December 1966), Martha Mott Kelley (30 April 1906–2005) and Mary Louise White Aswell (3 June 1902 – 24 December 1984) wrote detective fiction. In some foreign countries their books have been published under the variant Quentin Patrick ...more
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