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New York Times and USA Today Bestseller!

Every family has secrets, but the Fountains' are turning deadly…

On a dark night, along a lonely country road, barrister Frank Amberley stops to help a young lady in distress and discovers a sports car with a corpse behind the wheel. The girl protests her innocence, and Amberley believes her-at least until he gets drawn into the mystery and the clues incriminating Shirley Brown begin to add up…

In an English country-house murder mystery with a twist, it's the butler who's the victim, every clue complicates the puzzle, and the bumbling police are well-meaning but completely baffled. Fortunately, in ferreting out a desperate killer, amateur sleuth Amberley is as brilliant as he is arrogant, but this time he's not sure he wants to know the truth…

PRAISE FOR WHY SHOOT A BUTLER?

"If genteel mysteries are your cup of tea, you have here a steaming teapot just waiting to be poured."
Bestsellers

"Georgette Heyer is second to none."
Sunday Times

"Heyer is an author to read - this means you!"
New York Herald Tribune

"Sharp, clear, and witty"
New Yorker

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Why Shoot a Butler?
May 6th, 2014
Excellent mystery story! Keeps you on your toes until the end! I loved it!
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