By M. C. Beaton
The neighborhood girls deemed him a "wizard." So whilst, to Agatha's horror, she unearths numerous coarse grey hairs poking out of her head--and the rinse she attempts at domestic turns her hair a stunning color of purple--she makes a beeline for Mr. John, the good-looking Evesham hairdresser who gives you to paintings his magic on Agatha's coif. And the fascinating beautician additionally turns out to have designs on Agatha's middle. yet their destiny jointly is lower brief whilst Mr. John collapses lifeless from poisoning in his salon--and Agatha unexpectedly has a homicide case in her hair. used to be it certainly one of Mr. John's many purchasers, all of whom divulged to him their darkest secrets and techniques? It's time for Agatha to resolve this hair-raising secret.
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Isabel shrugged. “That’s what ﬂats cost in this city,” she said. “Why can’t Grace get a mortgage? ” It was a perfectly reasonable question, and one which Isabel had asked herself. But the answer was that Grace was reluctant to take on debt and Isabel had given her word to her father that she would do what was necessary to look after her. In Isabel’s view, that meant that she needed to provide her with a roof over her head. And even if she had not made that promise, she would probably have done it anyway.
Said Isabel. “Probably not.
I don’t know,” he said. “I went to a party here once. I didn’t get the creeps. ” “It’s too perfect,” she said. “I suppose most cities have places which are just too perfect. There’s Mayfair in London. All very clean and well looked after. But sterile too. And there are those streets in the smart parts of New York. The ones with those unwelcoming doormen. ” She was about to say something about Paris, too, when something caught her eye. She and Jamie were about to cross the road when a car swung down from Wemyss Place and turned right into Heriot Row.
Agatha Raisin and the Wizard of Evesham (Agatha Raisin, Book 8) by M. C. Beaton