Agatha is like Miss Marple with a drinking problem, a pack-a-day habit and major man lust. In fact, I think she could be living my dream life.
The detective novels of M C Beaton, a master of outrageous black comedy, have reached cult status
M.C. Beaton's imperfect heroine is an absolute gem
The Miss Marple-like Raisin is a refreshing, sensible, wonderfully eccentric, thoroughly likeable heroine
Another winner for M.C. Beaton fans.
Sharp, witty, hugely intelligent, unfailingly entertaining, delightfully intolerant and oh so magnificently non-PC, M.C. Beaton has created a national treasure