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Envious Casca

by Georgette Heyer

  • 159 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Arrow .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7319124M
ISBN 100099493667
ISBN 109780099493662
OCLC/WorldCa69483448

A holiday party takes on a sinister aspect when the colourful assortment of guests discovers there is a killer in their midst. The owner of the substantial estate, that old Scrooge Nathaniel Herriard, is found stabbed in the back. Sep 30,  · Also published as A CHRISTMAS PARTYIt is no ordinary Christmas at Lexham Manor. Six holiday guests find themselves the suspects of a murder enquiry when the old Scrooge, Nathaniel Herriad, who owns the substantial estate, is found stabbed in the back. whilst the delicate matter of inheritance could be the key to this crime, the real conundrum is how any of the suspects could have 3/5(15).

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ON OUR BOOKSHELVES – Originally Published December 21, NOVEL: Envious Casca, aka The Christmas Party AUTHOR: Georgette Heyer YEAR OF PUBLICATION: REVIEW. It seems seasonally appropriate to write about this murder mystery in December; it takes place in an English country house, with a group of fractious relatives gathered together to celebrate Christmas (chiefly by . Another of those English Christmas parties visited by murder, when the center of family friction, Nathaniel, is corpsed in sealed room style. Inspector Hemingway, from CID, finds the family solidarity hard to crack, but a lost book and a lost chance reveal the killer. Smooth in plot and writing — good job.


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Envious Casca by Georgette Heyer was written in Joseph wants to be have a holiday party and has invited his niece and nephew, and their current significant others, as well as his brother Nathan's business partner/5.

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Enter "Envious Casca," my vote for the best of Heyer's mysteries. "Envious Casca" is an exceptionally clever and well conceived mystery with an unexpected twist, interesting if not particularly lovable characters, and great dialogue full of wry British wit and plenty of humor. Jul 22,  · Are you sure you want to remove Envious Casca from your list.

About the Book 'Tis the season-to be dead Resigned to spending Christmas at Lexham Manor, Mathilda Clare wasn't sure what she dreaded most--the foul temper of Nat Herriard, the filthy-rich old Scrooge who owned the place, or the sweetness-and-light of his brother, Joseph. Joseph.

Envious Casca (Book): Heyer, Georgette: A holiday party takes on a sinister aspect when the colourful assortment of guests discovers there is a killer in their midst. The owner of the substantial estate, that old Scrooge Nathaniel Herriard, is found stabbed in the back.

While the delicate matter of inheritance could be the key to this crime, the real conundrum is how any of the suspects. Envious Casca (Book): Heyer, Georgette: A holiday party goes terribly wrong when the universally disliked host is found murdered behind locked doors with a houseful of hostile guests, every one of whom has something to hide.

While the delicate matter of inheritance could be the key to this crime, the real conundrum is how any of the suspects could have entered the locked room to commit the. Envious Casca () About book:#2 Inspector Hemingway, rural England at Christmastimeclassic set-up, basic plot, decent-to-good characters, well-crafted, entertaining overall.

[classic cosy, three stars and a touch more] Can’t get more basic classic big-house cosy than this, with its Wicked Uncle holding the purse strings, two siblings each bitter and strong-willed, a dependent weak.

Envious Casca by Georgette Heyer 'Tis the season-to be dead Resigned to spending Christmas at Lexham Manor, Mathilda Clare wasn't sure what she dreaded most--the foul temper of Nat Herriard, the filthy-rich old Scrooge who owned the place, or the sweetness-and-light of his brother, Joseph.

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