Friend Melrose Plant tries
to get to bottom of a very tangled mystery As get to the bottom of a very tangled mystery other Martha Grimes books the plot is
littered with nforgettable characters In this case the woman s son Alex a horserace hustler his with nforgettable characters In this case the woman s son Alex a horserace hustler his year old friend Millie an extraordinary cook Adam Holdsworth wealthy excentric and wheelchair bound and Lady Cray an aged but adorable kleptomaniac Unfortunately the plot is a tad plodding and not clearly resolved at the very abrupt explosive ending Not my favorite of the series but I won t give them p yet ok anyone reading my reviews know that I like this character Richard Jury but this one is pretty bad and it hurts to write this First of all there is only a bit of Jury in the beginning and at the end we The identity of Jane's mysterious visitor on the night of her death Was it Alex's sultry.
characters The Old ContemptiblesAnother thoroughly enjoyable Jury mystery sadder than most somehow but a very satisfying ending Martha Grimes continues to do all the things needed for 5 Stars from
this reader Wonderful characters creative plot and the entertaining dialogue I have come to absolutely lovereader Wonderful characters creative plot and the entertaining dialogue I have come to absolutely love novel comes with an nnerving twist the absence of the main character for a full 13 of the book Also featured a whopper of an ending Almost Agatha Christie like I d give six stars if I could The Old Contemptibles is a clear favorite Part of the Richard Jury series Scotland Yard detective Jury falls head over heels for
A WOMAN HE MEETS AT A NEIGHBORHOOD ANTIUEJUMBLE SALEwoman he meets at a neighborhood antiuejumble sale is on the list of suspects when she is possibly murderedor is it suicide His. Did Jane Galloway commit suicide or was she murdered Melrose Plant attempts to determine. ,
Eed Plant and Jury TOGETHER
The Opening Is Funny Withopening is funny with does Martha Grimes manage to publish so many books that rely on the same set piece scenes and obsessions who cares whether Vivian gets married how many fairy cakes Agatha eats or drinks are consumed at the local pub what sign Carol Anne is whether the old woman downstairs answers the door I feel like she must re open the same file each time she starts a book to change the color
of the weird omniscient cat and the name of the peculiar orphan girl really it s remarkable Even remarkable is thethe weird omniscient cat and the name of the peculiar orphan girl really it s remarkable Even remarkable is the that I still pick p these books from time to time But I also eat certain junk foods Kiss The Frog unable to resist knowing that there will be only the most transient satisfaction involved. Grandmother Genevieve Jane's sister Madeline Francis Fellows Or the doctor Maurice Kingsl.