A red herring without mustard : Flavia de Luce Mystery Series, Book 3. / Alan Bradley.
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- ISBN: 9780307704801 (sound recording)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (9 audio files) : digital.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2011.
|General Note:|| Unabridged.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Narrator: Jayne Entwistle.
|Summary, etc.:|| Award-winning author Alan Bradley returns with another beguiling novel starring the insidiously clever and unflappable eleven-year-old sleuth Flavia de Luce. The precocious chemist with a passion for poisons uncovers a fresh slew of misdeeds in the hamlet of Bishop's Lacey--mysteries involving a missing tot, a fortune-teller, and a corpse in Flavia's own backyard. Flavia had asked the old Gypsy woman to tell her fortune, but never expected to stumble across the poor soul, bludgeoned in the wee hours in her own caravan. Was this an act of retribution by those convinced that the soothsayer had abducted a local child years ago? Certainly Flavia understands the bliss of settling scores; revenge is a delightful pastime when one has two odious older sisters. But how could this crime be connected to the missing baby? Had it something to do with the weird sect who met at the river to practice their secret rites? While still pondering the possibilities, Flavia stumbles upon...
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