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Mrs Jeffries Plays The Cook

By Emily Brightwell

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Sometimes a housekeeper's job is murder!

One of London's best known (and least liked) businessmen is murdered, and once again Mrs Jeffries has to help the Inspector solve the case.

This charming series of Victorian murder mysteries features mild-mannered Inspector Witherspoon of Scotland Yard and, more importantly, Mrs Jeffries, his housekeeper. A policeman's widow herself,
her quick wits allow her to nudge the Inspector in the right direction to solve the crime.

Biographical Notes

Having married an Englishman in 1976, Cheryl Arguile lived near London for a while before moving back to California, where she had been brought up. She then decided to embark on a writing career first as a romantic novelist (Sarah Temple) and later writing for young adults (Cheryl Lanham) but is best known as Emily Brightwell for the Mrs Jeffries series.

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  • ISBN: 9781472109026
  • Publication date: 19 Jun 2014
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  • Imprint: C & R Crime
It's murder most English all the way! — The Literary Times
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