Murder at the Theatre Royale : The perfect murder mystery


by Moncrieff, Ada | England
Published 13/10/2022 by Vintage Publishing (Vintage) in the United Kingdom as part of the A Christmas Mystery series
Paperback | 256 pages

ISBN: 9781529115314 Category:


It’s Christmas at London’s Theatre Royale and journalist Daphne King is determined to solve an extraordinary mystery…

December 1935. Director Chester Harrison’s production of A Christmas Carol has had a troubled run on its tour of regional theatres. With tensions amongst the cast running high, the company reach their final stop – London’s Theatre Royale – a few days before Christmas.

Catastrophe, however, strikes on opening night: ‘Scrooge’ dies on stage, seemingly due to a heart attack. But the show must go on. Until, that is, an old rival of Chester’s is murdered in a dressing room. Are those associated with the production being picked off one by one? Journalist Daphne King is determined to reveal the truth…

Readers love Ada Moncrieff’s Christmas mysteries:’Brilliant…full of twists and turns’ ‘A modern rival to Agatha Christie”A new festive favourite’

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