Thursday, 12 January 2017

Death by Water (Phryne Fisher, #15) By Kerry Greenwood

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Title:Death by Water (Phryne Fisher, #15)
Author:Kerry Greenwood
Format:Paperback
Page:290 pages
ISBN:174114552X

Who are you asked the doctor You are not the standard cruise passenger, I can tell you that Thank you, said Phryne in a self possessed manner You are correct I am a lot of things, some of which do not concern you, but mostly I am Phryne Fisher The nice men at PO are worried A succession of jewellery thefts from first class passengers is hardly the best Who are you asked the doctor You are not the standard cruise passenger, I can tell you that Thank you, said Phryne in a self possessed manner You are correct I am a lot of things, some of which do not concern you, but mostly I am Phryne Fisher The nice men at PO are worried A succession of jewellery thefts from first class passengers is hardly the best advertisement for their cruise liners, particularly when it is likely that it is a passenger who is doing the stealing Phryne Fisher, with her Lulu bob, green eyes, Cupid s bow lips and Chanel travelling suits, is exactly the sort of elegant sleuth to take on a ring of jewellery thieves aboard the high seas or at least, aboard the SS Hinemoa on a luxury cruise to New Zealand With the Maharani the Great Queen of Sapphires as the bait, Phryne rises magnificently to the challenge There are shipboard romances, champagne cocktails, erotic photographers, jealous husbands, mickey finns, blackmail and attempted murder, all before the thieves find out as have countless love smitten men before them that where the glamorous and intelligent Phryne is involved, resistance is futile


about Author

Kerry Greenwood was born in the Melbourne suburb of Footscray and after wandering far and wide, she returned to live there She has a degree in English and Law from Melbourne University and was admitted to the legal profession on the 1st April 1982, a day which she finds both soothing and significant.Kerry has written twenty novels, a number of plays, including The Troubadours with Stephen D Arcy, Kerry Greenwood was born in the Melbourne suburb of Footscray and after wandering far and wide, she returned to live there She has a degree in English and Law from Melbourne University and was admitted to the legal profession on the 1st April 1982, a day which she finds both soothing and significant.Kerry has written twenty novels, a number of plays, including The Troubadours with Stephen D Arcy, is an award winning children s writer and has edited and contributed to several anthologies In 1996 she published a book of essays on female murderers called Things She Loves Why women Kill.The Phryne Fisher series pronounced Fry knee, to rhyme with briny began in 1989 with Cocaine Blues which was a great success Kerry has written thirteen books in this series with no sign yet of Miss Fisher hanging up her pearl handled pistol Kerry says that as long as people want to read them, she can keep writing them.Kerry Greenwood has worked as a folk singer, factory hand, director, producer, translator, costume maker, cook and is currently a solicitor When she is not writing, she works as a locum solicitor for the Victorian Legal Aid She is also the unpaid curator of seven thousand books, three cats Attila, Belladonna and Ashe and a computer called Apple which squeaks She embroiders very well but cannot knit She has flown planes and leapt out of them with a parachute in an attempt to cure her fear of heights she is now terrified of jumping out of planes but can climb ladders without fear She can detect second hand bookshops from blocks away and is often found within them.For fun Kerry reads science fiction fantasy and detective stories She is not married, has no children and lives with a registered wizard When she is not doing any of the above she stares blankly out of the window.http www.earthlydelights.net.au



thumbnailTitle: Death by Water (Phryne Fisher, #15)
Posted by:Kerry Greenwood
Published :2016-01-01T01:04+01:00
Who are you asked the doctor You are not the standard cruise passenger, I can tell you that Thank you, said Phryne in a self possessed manner You are
Death by Water (Phryne Fisher, #15)
290 pagesKerry Greenwood

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