Death of a perfect wife : a Hamish Macbeth mystery / M.C. Beaton.
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- ISBN: 9781482927887 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- ISBN: 1482927888 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 41 min.)) : digital
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: [United States] : AudioGO : 2013.
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Read by Shaun Grindell.
Hamish Macbeth, the laid-back constable of Lochdubh, Scotland, has a new Land Rover to drive and a Highland summer to savor, but as fast as rain rolls in from the loch, his happy life goes to hell in a handbasket. The trouble begins when his beloved Priscilla Halburton-Smythe returns from London-with a fiance on her arm. His miseries multiply when clouds of midges, the diabolical Scottish mosquito, descend on the town. Then a paragon of housewifery named Trixie Thomas moves into Lochdubh with her lapdog husband in tow. The newcomer quickly convinces the local ladies to embrace low-cholesterol meals, ban tobacco, and begin bird-watching. Soon the town's fish-and-chips-loving men are up in arms. Now faced with the trials of his own soul, Macbeth must solve Lochdubh's newest crime: the mysterious poisoning of the perfect wife.
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