The house sitter /
by Lovesey, Peter.Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Soho Press, 2003Description: 346 p. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 1569473269 (alk. paper) :.Title notes: $25.00 6-2003Subject(s): Police -- England -- Bognor Regis -- Fiction | Serial murders -- Fiction | Policewomen -- Fiction | Bognor Regis (England) -- Fiction | Mystery fictionOnline resources: Publisher description
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
"Peter Lovesey loves strong women, cerebral killers and diabolical puzzles-the very ingredients that make The House Sitter one of the most cunning mysteries in his Inspector Diamond series."-Marilyn Stasio, The New York Times Book Review <br> <br> "True wit is the hallmark of the classic British mystery, and Peter Lovesey delivers it, and a lot more in The House Sitter . . . . A literate and delightful mystery."- The Baltimore Sun <br> <br> A woman is found strangled on a beach in Sussex. It takes police 12 days to discover she was a top profiler for the National Crime Faculty. Why was she killed? And why is the NCF thwarting Detective Peter Diamond's efforts to unmask her murderer?<br> <br> <br> From the Trade Paperback edition.