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  • 8 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Series Information

Hamish Macbeth mysteries ; 05
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main F BEATON m.c. hm bk.5 (Text) 840104191318017 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Temporarily Unavailable -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg MYS BEA v.5 (Text) 32826000437392 Mystery Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library M BEA (Text) 30477000415665 Adult: Mystery Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle F BEAT (Text) 39231024167419 Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Orleans Town and Twp PL - Orleans M BEA (Text) 36870000006870 M Available -
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library MYS FIC BEAT (Text) 38650833414269 Adult Fiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) MF BEA (Text) 30032000228459 ADULT FICTION Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette M FIC BEA (Text) 31951001781324 Main Floor - Mysteries Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial FIC BEATON, M.C. "MACBETH" BK.5 (Text) 33946000194006 Fiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0312050712
  • ISBN: 9780312050719
  • Physical Description: 164 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1990.

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General Note:
Book 5 of the Hamish Macbeth Mysteries (series numeration from NoveList).
Summary, etc.:
Wealthy Maggie Baird is neither nice nor kind nor generous. Once she was beautiful, but now, although middle-aged, she retains the appetites of a beautiful woman. When Maggie's car catches fire with her inside it, suspicion focuses on the five houseguests staying at Maggie's luxurious Highlands cottage: her timid niece and four former lovers, once of whom Maggie had intended to pick for a husband. All five are impecunious. All five had ample opportunity to monkey with Maggie's car. So finding who did it requires all Police Constable Hamish Macbeth's extraordinary common sense and insight into human nature. And lazy lout though he may be, Hamish lets no grass grow under his feet when it comes to solving a murder. Especially when he may be the next target.
Subject: Macbeth, Hamish (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Police > Scotland > Highlands > Fiction.
Highlands (Scotland) > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.

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