Murder in Retirement

Murder in Retirement[Epub] ❦ Murder in Retirement Author John Miles – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Laura couldn t believe it Well, yes she could Why shouldn t she suddenly be told that an acting troupe was coming to Timberdale to perform a mystery play, one in which the residents of the retirement Laura couldn t believe it Well, yes she could Why shouldn t she suddenly be told that an acting troupe was coming to Timberdale to perform a mystery play, one in which the residents of the retirement center would participate by playing detectives Maude Thuringer was going to love it She was collecting clues already and the show was still in the planning stages In the meantime, Laura just had to take care Murder in ePUB ✓ of the details When J Turner Redwine and his group show up, Laura realizes that the details are the least of her worries There s so much backbiting, jealousy, thievery, chicanery, and debauchery going on, it s a wonder the troupe ever has time to rehearse Redwine is full of surprises, all of them nasty But he does do one thing that makes the Timberdale residents a happy group He announces that he s retitled his play, and one of the actors is going to portray a newcomer to the center and then wind up dead What he doesn t know at the time is who is going to be the victim and that the body isn t just going to be a part of a play but of a murder most foul Timberdale hasn t seen so much excitement in, well, oh so long, and Maude just loves having another real case to work on Now, if they could only find that sweet Laura. Book 27 for 2017Personal Challenge A book set in a retirement communityPopSugar Ultimate Reading Challenge max 3 A book that s been on your TBR list for way too long A book by an author who uses a pseudonym A book with an eccentric characterPossible Book Bingo Square A Book with a Female HeroineMt TBR Challenge 10Follow the Clues Trail 1, Clue 9I have never read Writing and Selling Your Novel by this author, but perhaps I should If Bickham can write crap like this and get it publish Book 27 for 2017Personal Challenge A book set in a retirement communityPopSugar Ultimate Reading Challenge max 3 A book that s been on your TBR list for way too long A book by an author who uses a pseudonym A book with an eccentric characterPossible Book Bingo Square A Book with a Female HeroineMt TBR Challenge 10Follow the Clues Trail 1, Clue 9I have never read Writing and Selling Your Novel by this author, but perhaps I should If Bickham can write crap like this and get it published, he clearly knows a few tricks Or knew My understanding is that he hid his cozy mysteries under this pseudonym until his death I do not want to waste a whole lot of time reviewing this book, so I will just hit the lowlights of why this book is a serious contender for Stinker of the Year this year Except for the sleuth Laura , all of the characters are cartoonish in the worst possible way They are not fun and interesting They are boorish and tedious, and Jack gives them odd nicknames that he uses constantly without ever explaining And he keeps sticking them in completely nonsensical slapstick scenes Jack clearly has no respect for women Laura is the only normal woman in the story, and she has no agency She spends the entire book kowtowing to somebodypowerful, daydreaming about her deputy boyfriend, being rescued by a man, fretting over her childcare arrangements, or being sexually harassed and assaulted on a regular basis Our boy Jack not only likes to play this for laughs, it is evident that he gleefully identified with the resident lech Asshole Want to know how I figured out the murderer right away, even before anybody got killed view spoiler Jack was constantly dropping broad, offensive hints that the character was not heterosexual hide spoiler So yeah, this book pretty much sucked I do not recommend it to anybody The premise of this book is a murder mystery weekend in a retirement home and it seemed a little far fetched Some of the characters were over the top although I liked Laura, the social work student who practically runs the home. Acting troop comes to retirement home and all hell breaks loose OK an easy read.

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    Murder in Retirement PDF ✓ Murder in ePUB ✓ loves having another real case to work on Now, if they could only find that sweet Laura. Book 27 for 2017Personal Challenge A book set in a retirement communityPopSugar Ultimate Reading Challenge max 3 A book that s been on your TBR list for way too long A book by an author who uses a pseudonym A book with an eccentric characterPossible Book Bingo Square A Book with a Female HeroineMt TBR Challenge 10Follow the Clues Trail 1, Clue 9I have never read Writing and Selling Your Novel by this author, but perhaps I should If Bickham can write crap like this and get it publish Book 27 for 2017Personal Challenge A book set in a retirement communityPopSugar Ultimate Reading Challenge max 3 A book that s been on your TBR list for way too long A book by an author who uses a pseudonym A book with an eccentric characterPossible Book Bingo Square A Book with a Female HeroineMt TBR Challenge 10Follow the Clues Trail 1, Clue 9I have never read Writing and Selling Your Novel by this author, but perhaps I should If Bickham can write crap like this and get it published, he clearly knows a few tricks Or knew My understanding is that he hid his cozy mysteries under this pseudonym until his death I do not want to waste a whole lot of time reviewing this book, so I will just hit the lowlights of why this book is a serious contender for Stinker of the Year this year Except for the sleuth Laura , all of the characters are cartoonish in the worst possible way They are not fun and interesting They are boorish and tedious, and Jack gives them odd nicknames that he uses constantly without ever explaining And he keeps sticking them in completely nonsensical slapstick scenes Jack clearly has no respect for women Laura is the only normal woman in the story, and she has no agency She spends the entire book kowtowing to somebodypowerful, daydreaming about her deputy boyfriend, being rescued by a man, fretting over her childcare arrangements, or being sexually harassed and assaulted on a regular basis Our boy Jack not only likes to play this for laughs, it is evident that he gleefully identified with the resident lech Asshole Want to know how I figured out the murderer right away, even before anybody got killed view spoiler Jack was constantly dropping broad, offensive hints that the character was not heterosexual hide spoiler So yeah, this book pretty much sucked I do not recommend it to anybody The premise of this book is a murder mystery weekend in a retirement home and it seemed a little far fetched Some of the characters were over the top although I liked Laura, the social work student who practically runs the home. Acting troop comes to retirement home and all hell breaks loose OK an easy read. "/>
  • Paperback
  • 256 pages
  • Murder in Retirement
  • John Miles
  • English
  • 06 May 2019
  • 0373262434