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The strangling on the stage

Author: Simon Brett
Publisher: Sutton, Surrey, England : Crème de la Crime, an imprint of Severn House Publishers Ltd, 2014, [2013] ©2014, ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First world editionView all editions and formats
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When Jude agrees to lend her vintage chaise longue for the local Amateur Dramatics Society's production of George Bernard Shaw's The Devil's Disciple, little does she realize she'll end up in a starring role. It's an ambitious play, culminating in a dramatic execution scene: a scene that's played for real when one of the leading actors is found hanging from the especially-constructed stage gallows during rehearsals.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Bernard Shaw
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Brett
ISBN: 9781780290560 178029056X 9781780295428 1780295421
OCLC Number: 857110047
Description: 201 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Simon Brett.

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When Jude agrees to lend her vintage chaise longue for the local Amateur Dramatics Society's production of George Bernard Shaw's The Devil's Disciple, little does she realize she'll end up in a starring role. It's an ambitious play, culminating in a dramatic execution scene: a scene that's played for real when one of the leading actors is found hanging from the especially-constructed stage gallows during rehearsals. A tragic accident--or something more sinister?

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