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The Cinderella killer : a Charles Paris novel / Simon Brett.

Brett, Simon, (author.).

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  • 14 of 14 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Deep River Public Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 1780290640 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781780290645 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781780290645 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1780290640 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781780295466
  • ISBN: 1780295464
  • Physical Description: 186 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First world edition.
  • Publisher: Sutton : Crème de la Crime, 2014.

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Summary, etc.:
Landing a minor part in the Empire Theatre Eastbournes Christmas production of Cinderella, Charles Paris soon discovers that his main role is to gently introduce the show's baffled American star, famous sitcom actor Kenny Polizzi, to the bizarre customs of English pantomime. During their convivial sessions in the local pub, Charles finds himself increasingly caught up in Polizzi's tangled affairs as the American fends off a vengeful soon to be ex wife, an obsessed groupie, and a barely controlled drink problem. But Charles is about to be far more involved than he might wish when he stumbles across a body beneath Eastbourne Pier, a neat bullet hole in the centre of the forehead. As the world's press descends on Eastbourne, the pantomime rehearsals descend into chaos and he himself comes under suspicion, it's up to Charles to put his renowned sleuthing skills to the test to find out who really killed his fellow cast member and why.
Subject: Paris, Charles (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > England > Eastbourne (East Sussex) > Fiction.
Actors > Fiction.
Pantomime (Christmas entertainment) > Fiction.
Pantomime > Fiction
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Mystery fiction.

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The Cinderella Killer
The Cinderella Killer
by Brett, Simon
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Author Notes

The Cinderella Killer

Simon Brett was born in Worcester Park, Surrey on October 28, 1945. He attended Dulwich College and then Wadham College, Oxford, where he studied English. Between 1967 and 1977, he was a producer with BBC Radio. He also spent a couple of years working for Thames Television. In 1975, he published his first 'Charles Paris' novel. By 1979, Brett had become a full-time writer. He has written and edited children's books, humorous novels and several anthologies. In 1986, he introduced another sleuth: Mrs Pargeter. As well as the Charles Paris and Mrs. Pargeter detective series, he is also the author of the radio and television series After Henry, the radio series No Commitments and the bestselling How to be a Little Sod . His novel A Shock to the System was filmed starring Michael Caine. (Bowker Author Biography)


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