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With a Narrow Blade (DI Hillary Greene #6)

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When an elderly woman is stabbed to death in her own home, Detective Inspector Hillary Greene is instantly puzzled. The house doesn't appear to have been robbed and Flo Jenkins herself was well-liked by her neighbors. It was also widely known that she was very unwell and when the post mortem reveals that she was riddled with cancer and had only weeks left to live, Hillary...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published August 31st 2007 by Robert Hale (first published January 1st 2007)
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Lizzie Hayes
‘With A Narrow Blade’ by Faith Martin

When Florrie Jenkins is found stabbed in her chair, there seems on the face of it no motive for her killing.

Initial enquires by senior investigating officer DI HilaryGreen turns up no reason for the killing of an old lady of seventy seven living in a rented property with no asset’s of any kind. Further more she was ill and it seems relatively common knowledge that although she would make her birthday in December, it was thought unlikely she would see Christm...more
Eric_W
Audible download. I had never heard of Faith Martin before. She apparently writes a series of Hillary Greene British police procedurals (all having the word "narrow" in the title - guess everyone has to have a gimmick)of which this is an example. Greene is a Detective Inspector investigating the murder of an old woman who had but weeks if not days to live. No point giving away the story, which was well-read and entertaining and contains the usual numerous side plots.
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Faith Martin is an English author who was born in Oxford. She currently is living on a narrow boat. She is best known for her popular detective series, starring DI Hillary Greene.
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