Cover of: Secret Hangman | Peter Lovesey

Secret Hangman

  • 316 Pages
  • 1.40 MB
  • 2851 Downloads
  • English
by
Soho Crime
Mystery & Detective - General, Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General, Fiction, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective, Bath, Detectives, Diamond, Peter (Fictitious character), England, Serial murders, Mystery/Sus
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8693336M
ISBN 101569474575
ISBN 139781569474570
OCLC/WorldCa74916202

The Secret Hangman, a Peter Lovesey detective novel, is good, not great.

Download Secret Hangman EPUB

The plot is fine; it's the character of detective Peter Diamond that didn't impress me. Like so many other homicide detectives on the scene, he's a flawed person: out of shape and facing middle age/5(67). 'The Secret Hangman' begins with Bath detective Peter Diamond being asked by his boss to find a missing person, who is the daughter of one of the boss's friends in the choir that they both belong to.

Meanwhile another woman who calls herself his 'Secret Admirer' targets Diamond with letters and telephone calls and asks for a meeting in a local public house/5.

"The Secret Hangman" finds Inspector Diamond still mourning the death of his wife, Stephanie, and we feel his sense of sorrow and of loneliness.

Lovesey combines clever plotting with sympathic characters, so we become invested in the outcome of his books not /5(46). "The Secret Hangman" finds Inspector Diamond still mourning the death of his wife, Stephanie, and we feel his sense of sorrow and of loneliness. Lovesey combines clever plotting with sympathic characters, so we become invested in the outcome of his books not only on an intellectual level, but emotionally as well.5/5(5).

Praise for The Secret Hangman An Independent Mystery Booksellers Association Killer Book “When it comes to the classic British puzzle mystery Peter Lovesey is your man. His latest, The Secret Hangman is a special treat Lovesey proves that the traditional puzzle mystery is always a bit of fun and games.”/5(6).

The Hangman’s Secret is the 3rd book in Laura Joh Rowland’s Victorian Mystery series. Sarah Bain and her friends, Lord Hugh Staunton and Mick O’Reilly are private detectives, currently working for Sir Gerald Mariner, the owner of The Daily World newspaper, photographing crime scenes/5.

: The Secret Hangman: 9 (Peter Diamond Series) eBook: Peter Lovesey: Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart.

Kindle Store. Go Search /5(45). The Secret Hangman by Peter Lovesey,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().

Download PDF The Secret Hangman book full free. The Secret Hangman available for download and read online in other formats. PDF Book Download Full PDF eBook Free Download Diamond is certain that a secret hangman is at work in the city Peter Lovesey shows why he is the master of the whodunnit in this thrilling tale of mystery, mayhem.

The Secret Hangman. To Detective Superintendent Peter Diamond. Dear Mr Diamond, Secret Hangman book is so difficult. Several tries have ended in the bin already. Please be kind and read to the end before making up your mind.

I’m a woman of — let’s say a few years younger than you. The Secret Hangman. A Peter Diamond Mystery. Peter Diamond, the Bath detective, is having woman trouble.

His boss wants him to find a missing person, the daughter of one of her friends in the choir. He is not enthusiastic. Hear directly from Peter about his latest book releases and other news.

‎“Lovesey’s delicate balance of humor and suspense [is] one of the delights of contemporary crime fiction.” — Wall Street Journal Delia Williamson, a waitress and mother of two young girls, is reported missing. She is soon found in a public park, hanging from the crossbar.

An Independent Mystery Booksellers Association Killer Book “When it comes to the classic British puzzle mystery Peter Lovesey is your man.

His latest, The Secret Hangman is a special treat Lovesey proves that the traditional puzzle mystery is always a bit of fun and games.” —The New York Times Book Review. The Secret Hangman (Book): Lovesey, Peter: Widowed Inspector Peter Diamond is being pursued by a secret admirer as he pursues a serial killer.

Delia Williamson, a mother of two young girls who works as a waitress, is first reported missing by her own mother. She is found in a public park, hanged from the crossbar of a children's swing set.

The information about The Secret Hangman shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. The Secret Hangman Peter Lovesey, Author. Soho Crime $23 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS Buy this book British author Lovesey.

The Secret Hangman, a Peter Lovesey detective novel, is good, not great. The plot is fine; it's the character of detective Peter Diamond that didn't impress me.

Description Secret Hangman FB2

Like so many other homicide detectives on the scene, he's a flawed person: out of shape and facing middle age/5. The Secret Hangman fullDescription "Lovesey's delicate balance of humor and suspense [is] one of the delights of contemporary crime fiction." —Wall Street Journal Delia Williamson, a waitress and mother of two young girls, is reported missing.

She is soon found in a public park, hanging from the crossbar of a children's swing set. Hangman by Aussie author Jack Heath is the first book in the Timothy Blake series and I must say Im looking forward to reading the next book in this series.

This book is not for the faint-hearted as it contains quite a few gory This book was unlike anything I’ve read before and after reading the first few chapters I thought to myself this book is not for me, but I was wrong/5.

The Secret Hangman Peter Diamond Mystery Series, Kindle Book OverDrive Read Adobe EPUB eBook KB; Peter Lovesey (Author) Peter Lovesey is the author of more than thirty highly praised mystery novels. He has been awarded the CWA Gold and Silver Daggers, the Cartier Diamond Dagger for Lifetime Achievement, the Strand Magazine Award for.

The Secret Hangman. By: These are serial books. I found the first book and began listening by accident, having crossed up the name of one author with Peter Lovesy. I was hooked immediately. This first book was not the beginning of the series.

Normally I would have gone to the beginning book. For some reason, maybe earlier books were not yet. Murder is suspected when a woman's body is found hanging from a playground swing in Sydney Gardens and a suspicious second ligature mark is found around her neck.

As Diamond investigates the victim's colourful past, more hangings are discovered. And soon he is certain that a secret hangman.

The Secret Hangman The Year of the Hangman The Werewolf of Bamberg: The Hangman's Daughter, Book 5 Hitler's Hangman: The Life of Heydrich The Cater Street Hangman [Audiobook] [Cd] (Charlotte and Thomas Pitt Mysteries) Top Secret Files: The Civil War: Spies, Secret Missions.

Find books like The Secret Hangman (Peter Diamond, #9) from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Secret Hangman (Pet. Recorded Books is the largest independent producer of audiobooks in the world.

Our RBdigital platform distributes the broadest array of digital content types—including audiobooks, video, magazines, eBooks, education, and entertainment—all in one powerful app. The Secret Hangman: Peter Diamond Mystery Series, Book 9 (Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read).

Lovesey, of course, is a modern master "The Secret Hangman", while appearing on the surface to be a serial-killer novel, is actually a throwback to the classic English whodunit, dressed up 75%(9). The Secret Hangman Peter Lovesey ISBN: Published: June Get this from a library.

The secret hangman. [Peter Lovesey] -- Peter Diamond, the Bath detective, is having woman trouble. His boss wants him to find a missing person, the daughter of one of her friends in the choir.

He is not enthusiastic. Another woman, who. Get this from a library. The secret hangman. [Peter Lovesey] -- Peter Diamond, still traumatized by the murder of his wife, finds himself again at odds with his superior, Assistant Chief Constable Georgina Dallymore, when his investigation into the separate.

Get this from a library! The secret hangman. [Peter Lovesey] -- Widowed Inspector Peter Diamond is being pursued by a secret admirer as he pursues a serial killer. Delia Williamson, a mother of two young girls who works as a waitress, is first reported missing by.The Secret Hangman by Peter Lovesey; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Detectives, Serial murders, Fiction, Peter Diamond (Fictitious character); Places.The Secret Hangman Peter Diamond Mystery Series, Book 9 The Secret Hangman.

Embed; Copy and paste the code into your website.

Details Secret Hangman EPUB

Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide. New here? Learn how to read digital books for free. Find a.