Death of a Perfect Wife (Hamish Macbeth Mysteries, Book 4)(LIBRARY EDITION)
Death of a Perfect Wife - Hamish Macbeth Mysteries, Book 4 - LIBRARY EDITION Author:M. C. Beaton [LIBRARY EDITION Audiobook CD format in sturdy Vinyl Case with cloth sleeves that keep compact discs protected.] — [Read by Shaun Grindell] — Hamish Macbeth, the laid-back constable of Lochdubh, Scotland, has a new Land Rover to drive and a Highland summer to savor, but as fast as rain rolls in from the loch, his happy life goes to hell in a handb... more »asket. The trouble begins when his beloved Priscilla Halburton-Smythe returns from Londonwith a fiancÚ on her arm. His miseries multiply when clouds of midges, the diabolical Scottish mosquito, descend on the town. Then a paragon of housewifery named Trixie Thomas moves into Lochdubh with her lapdog husband in tow. The newcomer quickly convinces the local ladies to embrace low-cholesterol meals, ban tobacco, and begin bird-watching. Soon the towns fish-and-chips-loving men are up in arms. Now faced with the trials of his own soul, Macbeth must solve Lochdubhs newest crime: the mysterious poisoning of the perfect wife.« less
Big, red-headed Constable Hamish eventually sorts out what happened to Trixie Thomas, the newcomer who had such a wholesome influence on the Scottish village of Lochdubh that secretly no one could stand her.