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Motive v. Opportunity: A Short Story

3.8  ·  Rating Details ·  142 Ratings  ·  7 Reviews
At a meeting of the Tuesday Night Club, attorney Mr. Petherick relates an incident involving the late Simon Clode, a wealthy client. Obsessed by his granddaughter's death, Clode turned to spiritualist Eurydice Spragg to contact her in the afterlife, and then decided to write a new will leaving Eurydice as the benefactor and excluding his family. To everyone's surprise, whe ...more
ebook, 26 pages
Published May 8th 2012 by William Morrow Paperbacks (first published April 12th 2012)
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Amina
Sep 22, 2015 Amina rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
It had nothing to do with what we're used to, murder, I mean, but still, it was interesting :)
Linda Slates
Sep 22, 2012 Linda Slates rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I actually figured this one out myself! Fun.
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Apr 20, 2016 Serena rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: mystery
Miss Marple: the Complete Short Stories

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Julie
Sep 12, 2016 Julie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Another great Miss Marple where she is able to figure it out when no one else can.
Kristin
A case of mistaken identity of an inanimate object rather than murder.
Denisa C
This is one interesting story of how something may not be what it seems. I am not familiar with Miss Marple, but I will for sure check some of the work on her out.
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