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Death of a dreamer: a Hamish McBeth mystery

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Occasionally, the rugged landscape of Scotland attracts dreamers who move north, wrapped in fantasies of enjoying the simple life. They usually dont last, defeated by the climate or by inhospitable locals. But it looks as if Effie Garrand has come to stay. When local constable Hamish Macbeth calls on her, he is amazed to find the small woman still in residence after a particularly hideous winter. Unfortunately, Effie is also quite delusional, having convinced herselfand everyone elsethat local artist Jock Fleming is in love with her, and that they are engaged. After a huge fight with Jock, Effie is found in the mountains, poisoned by hemlock. Now, its up to Hamish Macbeth to find the dreamers killerbefore any more nightmares unfold.
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From the author of the Agatha Raisin television series...

DEATH OF A DREAMER: A Hamish Macbeth Mystery

The rugged landscape of Scotland attracts dreamers who move north, wrapped in fantasies of enjoying the simple life. They usually don't last, but it looks as if Effie Garrard has come to stay. When Constable Hamish Macbeth calls on her, he's amazed that she weathered the difficult winter. But Effie is quite delusional, imagining that she's engaged to local artist Jock Fleming. Later, Effie is found in the mountains, poisoned by hemlock.

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subject_facet Artists -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Detective and mystery stories, English, Highlands (Scotland) -- Fiction, MacBeth, Hamish (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Macbeth, Hamish (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Mystery fiction, Police -- Scotland -- Highlands -- Fiction, Women -- Crimes against -- Fiction
title_display Death of a dreamer
title_full Death of a Dreamer Hamish Macbeth Mystery Series, Book 21, Death of a dreamer / M.C. Beaton, Death of a dreamer : a Hamish McBeth mystery [electronic resource] / M.C. Beaton, Death of a dreamer [sound recording] / by M.C. Beaton
title_short Death of a dreamer
title_sub a Hamish McBeth mystery
topic_facet Artists, Audiobooks, Crimes against, Detective and mystery stories, English, Fiction, MacBeth, Hamish (Fictitious character), Macbeth, Hamish (Fictitious character), Mystery, Police, Women