Murder in a Nunnery Author:Eric Shepherd "Good evening, Mr. Chief Inspector," Reverend Mother said. "how obliging of you to give 'our misfortune' your attention. — "First, let me warn you that we are not all saints here. Most of the nuns have bad tempers, and the faults and the failings of the world outside. And remember, we have children from countries where is a ladylike - and necessa... more »ry - social accomplishment. You see, it will not be easy."
THE CONVENT OF THE INACCURATE DECEPTION
"Father Brown would have loved this! Old Baroness Sliema, lady boarder at Harrington Convent School, is stabbed with a pruning on the altar steps of St. Joseph's Chapel .... Inspector Pearson is exactly the man for this ticklish job ... He deals craftily and excitingly with ... a most unusual flurry of documents, deductions and love. A beautiful book...masterly...rare." New York Herald Tribune
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