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The Burry Man's Day

The Burry Man's Day

The second classic whodunnit starring Dandy Gilver.

Summer 1923, and as the village of Queensferry prepares for the annual Ferry Fair and the walk of the Burry Man, feelings are running high. With his pagan greenery, his lucky pennies and the nips of whisky he is treated to wherever he goes, the Burry Man has much to offend stricter souls like the minister or temperance pamphleteer. And then at the Fair, in full view of everyone including Dandy Gilver, invited to hand out the prizes he falls down dead. If he has been poisoned then the list of suspects includes anyone with a bottle of whisky in the house, and, here at Queensferry, that means just about everyone.
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

On Sale: 1st September 2011

Price: £9.99

ISBN-13: 9781780334080

Reviews

Most engaging and ingenious crime-cracker I've met in ages..
Scotland on Sunday
Dandy is alikeable creation, and McPherson a winning writer.
The Herald