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London Rain Paperback ç London Rain PDF Ð london pdf, rain ebok, London RainLondon Rain ePUBIntrepid writer and amateur sleuth Josephine Tey returns in this sixth installment of Nicola Upson s popular series perfect for fans of Agatha Christie s Hercule Poirot and Jaqueline Winspear s Maisie Dobbs that unfolds in s London as England prepares to crown a new kingLondon,Following the gloomy days of the abdication of King Edward VIII, the entire city is elated to welcome King George Just one of the many planned festivities for the historic coronation is a BBC radio adaptation of Queen of Scots, and the original playwright, Josephine Tey, has been invited to sit in on rehearsalsSoon, however, Josephine gets wrapped up in another sort of drama The lead actress has been sleeping with Britain s most venerable newsman, Anthony Beresford and his humiliated wife happens to work in the building The sordid affair seems to reach its bloody climax when Beresford is shot to death in his broadcasting booth at the deafening height of the coronation ceremonyJosephine s dear friend, Detective Chief Inspector Archie Penrose, has the case wrapped up before long But when a second, seemingly related murder throws Penrose for a loop, it falls to Josephine to unravel a web of betrayal, jealousy, and long held secrets caught all the while in a love triangle of her own makingCharming and provocative, thick with the atmosphere of prewar England, London Rain is a captivating portrait of a city on the edge and an unforgettable woman always one step ahead of her time.

  • Paperback
  • 336
  • London Rain
  • Nicola Upson
  • English
  • 23 January 2018
  • 0062418157

About the Author: Nicola Upson

Paperback ç London Rain PDF Ð london pdf, rain ebok, London RainLondon Rain ePUBNicola Upson was born in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, and read English at Downing College, Cambridge She has worked in theatre and as a freelance journalist, and is the author of two non fiction works, and the recipient of an Escalator Award from Arts Council England She lives with her partner and splits her time between Cambridge and CornwallNicola is currently writing the sixth book in the Josephine Tey series, and a standalone novel set in the sSeries Josephine Tey.



10 thoughts on “London Rain

  1. Magdalena aka A Bookaholic Swede Magdalena aka A Bookaholic Swede says:

    Paperback ç London Rain PDF Ð london pdf, rain ebok, London RainLondon Rain ePUB London 1937 Josephine Tey has been invited to sit in on rehearsals on her play Queen of Scots that is going to be sent live on the radio at the BBC It s also time for the coronation of King George and the whole city is in a frenzy But, on the day of the coronation is newsman Anthon

  2. Marie (UK) Marie (UK) says:

    Paperback ç London Rain PDF Ð london pdf, rain ebok, London RainLondon Rain ePUBThis book is so slow to get off the ground that atthan 50% we have one murder which the murderer freely admits to committing Another

  3. Angie Angie says:

    Paperback ç London Rain PDF Ð london pdf, rain ebok, London RainLondon Rain ePUB3.5 starsI had a hard time getting into this one for some reason It is number 6 in a series which I haven t read any of the others That could be it or it could be my lack of time to read and really focus last week The setting is good right at the t

  4. Roman Clodia Roman Clodia says:

    Paperback ç London Rain PDF Ð london pdf, rain ebok, London RainLondon Rain ePUBWhen so many period crime novels are cosy and fluffy, Upson has found a formula that allows her to offer up a strong sense of history combined with elegant writing and a dose of emotional intelligence This book, the 6th in the series, isn t as fraught as some of the earlier ones but explores love triangles with some adeptness while bedding the whole story down against a backdrop of the BBC in the late 1930s, and the coronation of George VI.While it is certainly possible to read this as a standa When so many period crime novels are cosy and fluffy, Upson has found a formula that allows her to offer up a strong sense of history combined with elegant writing and a dose of emotional intelligence This book, the 6th in the series, isn t as fraught as some of the earlier ones but explores love triangles with some adeptness while bedding the whole story down against a backdrop of the BBC in the late 1930s, and the coronation of George VI.Wh

  5. Aisling Aisling says:

    Paperback ç London Rain PDF Ð london pdf, rain ebok, London RainLondon Rain ePUBA unique twist that made the ending gasp worthy but much too slow of a start If the coronation from the police BBC Josephine Tey s perspective wasn t so interesting, I might have quit on this book.Nothing seemed to be happening for so long But the characters in this series are fascinating, complex, fabulously intertwined and likeable so I kept reading and will keep reading this series A couple of big reveals about the main characters in this book so read it but just expect the first 130 pag A unique twist that made the ending gasp worthy but much too slow of a start If the coronation from the police BBC Josephine Tey

  6. Mystica Mystica says:

    Paperback ç London Rain PDF Ð london pdf, rain ebok, London RainLondon Rain ePUBMay 1937 and it is a good time to be in London A new king to be crowned amidst controversy not seen for hundreds of years Josephine is back in London to oversee a new production of her latest play for the BBC.The setting is very good You have the modernity of the BBC which is coming into its own women are slowly beginning to have some position in administration, not just low level jobs but they have to fight for it A relationship between two women can be at least acknowledged between the l May 1937 and it is a good time to be in London A new king to be crowned amidst controversy not seen for hundreds of years Josephine is back in London to oversee a new production of her latest play for the BBC.The setting is very good You have the modernity of the BBC which is coming into its

  7. nikkia neil nikkia neil says:

    Paperback ç London Rain PDF Ð london pdf, rain ebok, London RainLondon Rain ePUBAlways ahead of the era and eye opening back story plus the intelligent viewpoints of different characters makes this series one I will read till Nicola Upson wants to keep writing them We re left with a lot of emotional cliffhangers in this one, but that s good cuz I like something to look forward to.

  8. Sandra Sandra says:

    Paperback ç London Rain PDF Ð london pdf, rain ebok, London RainLondon Rain ePUBI wish I could have given this , but the very slow build and the main character s Josephine complicated love life sidetracked the whole thing To be fair though, I liked the setting and time Not to mention the fact that I liked the innerworkings of the BBC and the height of radio popularity.

  9. Pamela Pamela says:

    Paperback ç London Rain PDF Ð london pdf, rain ebok, London RainLondon Rain ePUBAnother book in the Josephine Tey series of mysteries This one is set during the Coronation of George VI in 1937 London It s far better for its descriptions of the times than its actual murder mystery The first one doesn t take place until halfway through the book and is confessed to by the perpetrator immediately However, shortly thereafter things begin to liven up when another murder occurs and it opens a tangle of events that reach all the way into the past and even threaten the BBC with Another book in the Josephine Tey series of mysteries This one is set during the Coronation of George VI in 1937 London It s far better for its descriptions of the times than its ac

  10. Heidi Burkhart Heidi Burkhart says:

    Paperback ç London Rain PDF Ð london pdf, rain ebok, London RainLondon Rain ePUBQuite enjoyable There were A number of unexpected twists and turns made the story engaging.

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