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Discover a new series of whodunits by million-selling author Faith Martin. These charming mysteries will have you scratching your head to work out who the murderer is.  

Meet Jenny Starling: travelling cook and reluctant amateur detective.  

Jenny Starling is working at The Spindlewood Inn for the weekend. It’s hosting a Regency Extravaganza, involving historical costume, amateur dramatics and food.  

Leading actress of the amateur dramatic society and reputed man-eater Rachel Norman portrays a doomed noblewoman. But when she turns up actually drowned in the pond, there’s suddenly a murder to investigate. There’s been plenty of trouble at the idyllic country inn. The performers weren’t a happy troupe, and Jenny discovers a simmering romantic tension.  

Who wanted Rachel dead and why? Jenny Starling is going to need all her wits to crack this complex case.  

This is the seventh in a series of enjoyable murder mysteries with a great cast of characters and baffling crimes which will keep you in suspense to the very end.  

Perfect for fans of classic whodunits by authors like Agatha Christie, LJ Ross, TE Kinsey and J. R. Ellis.

©2019 Faith Martin (P)2019 Audible, Ltd

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  • barbara
  • 02-06-2020

The Country Inn Mystery

I am a fan of the Mystery series by Faith Martin and loved this one too. The murder was good and love the way Jenny Starling solves them with the Detective. The cooking is always interesting too. The narration is excellent.

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  • Jan
  • 27-12-2020

Got it on sale!

Impossible for me to do an unbiased review on a Jenny Starling book! Each is excellent and easily stands alone. Traveling cook Jenny Starling agreed to take over for her friend who is going on a two week vacation. The job is at a lovely Inn in the Cotswolds which is hosting a production by a troupe of amateur thespians. Easy to figure out who the victim will be, but the plot takes some interesting twists and tosses in not a few red herrings. Another fun read! I requested and received a free ebook copy from Joffe Books via NetGalley. Thank you! That was June, 2019. Now it's late December 2020 and I got it on sale! Charlotte Worthing is very good as narrator!

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  • Sean
  • 28-01-2020

great and gripping

it was gripping, well read, nice to follow the story. many twists and turns. very good

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  • Kath Lewis
  • 28-12-2020

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Having read the ebooks and now having listened to the audible the latter is even more impressive than the first and well read.

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  • maugan todd
  • 04-05-2020

Faith martin stories

Although I like these stories I must admit the narration is diabolical Charlotte Worthing’s accent comes across as a well educated young lady. It’s a shame she never learned to speak her own language correctly. Her mispronunciations grate on the ear and spoil the story Maugan

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  • terri Spelling
  • 10-02-2020

A Brilliant story

I thought the story was brilliant and the person who read this had a lively clear voice

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