AN AMATEUR CORPSE is another fascinating Simon Brett mystery set against the backdrop of theatre.
Charles Paris is a part-time detective and professional actor, drawn into the affairs of an amateur theatre company. Charles's friend Hugo's wife is murdered, and Hugo is charged with the crime. Paris takes on the case personally. The solution to the mystery lies in a clever double alibi.
AN AMATEUR CORPSE is an absorbing and entertaining account of theatrical back staging, back scratching and backbiting.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 07 / 2013
- 140 x 140mm