A Blunt Instrument Author:Georgette Heyer LADIES' MAN - Ernest Fletcher was a man for all women. That curly, blond hair, that irresistible dimple, they couldn't keep their hands off him. Men couldn't either--with a right to the chin every now and then. But whose hands picked up an instrument unknown and bashed in Ernest's pretty skull one pleasant English night? Agreeable, attractiv... more »e Superintendent Hannasyde had slews of suspects but no murder weapon. "Where in blazes could it be?" he asked.« less
I love Georgette Heyer mysteries! The plot is tricky enough to keep a reader's interest, the atmosphere is typical English country house with a modern (but not contemporary) twist, and the language is delightful! I'm always on the lookout for more like this one.