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Goodbye, Nanny Gray (Superintendent Bone #1)

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Miss Phoebe Gray was the model of a proper English nanny until she inherits a fortune. Then she is the model of a proper dead English nanny, and Superintendent Bone must discover if she was murdered for money—or something else.
Paperback, 188 pages
Published June 15th 1989 by Pocket Books (first published 1987)
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Miki
Feb 18, 2015 Miki rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Still a favorite series even though I've read it several times.
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Jan 15, 2014 Cheryl rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I have read several others in this series and enjoyed them. It wasn't until I was halfway through and happened to glance at the cover that I realized this was the first installment. It is not written like a first installment, in that the characters are not introduced in long expositions; instead, the focus of the book is on the investigation of the murder. In some series that might not work, but here it does. I like the recurring characters, especially Bone and his daughter, and I enjoyed the mi ...more
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I have read this series before - a while ago. And I love the main character, he's a sweetheart. This is a lovely story, which I highly recommend for all those who enjoy a good detective story.
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Shelves: mystery
pretty good cozy mystery
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AKA Elizabeth Eyre, Susannah Stacey is the pseudonym of the couple of writers Jill Staynes [1927-] and Margaret Storey [1926-].
Jill Staynes writes her own novels as well as writing under the name of Elizabeth Eyre and Susannah Stacey with Margaret Storey. They were pupils at the same school where they invented bizarre characters and exchanged serial episodes about them. Their first book together.
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