Death of a scriptwriter: Hamish Macbeth Mystery Series, Book 14

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From the author of the Agatha Raisin television series... DEATH OF A SCRIPTWRITER: A Hamish Macbeth Mystery HOLLYWOOD IN THE HIGHLANDS With the lovely Priscilla Halburton-Smythe away in London, Lochdubh Constable Hamish Macbeth pines for company during the long Scottish winter. He gets his wish -- and more -- when a troupe of flashy, urbane filmmakers clamors into the nearby town of Drim. Before long bedlam erupts around their make-believe mystery ...and culminates in the sudden appearance of one very real corpse. The initial suspect in the killing is one Patricia Martyn-Broyd, the aging mystery writer furious that her musty old cozies are getting a risque face-lift in their TV reincarnation. Yet, going behind the scenes, Hamish soon finds a town full of locals bitten by the movie bug and a cast of quarreling show business types, all harboring their own secrets, lies, and hidden agendas. And as the culprit strikes again, Hamish must quickly find the right killer -- or script the wrong finale to a show gone murderously awry.
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subject_facet Detective and mystery stories, Scottish, Highlands (Scotland) -- Fiction, Large type books, MacBeth, Hamish (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Police -- Scotland -- Highlands -- Fiction
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topic_facet Detective and mystery stories, Scottish, Fiction, Large type books, MacBeth, Hamish (Fictitious character), Mystery, Police