By M. C. Beaton
An impossible to resist new event for the bossy, useless, and endearing Agatha Raisin—now the megastar of successful exhibit on Acorn television and public television—from New York Times bestselling M.C. Beaton, "the reigning queen of the cozies" (Booklist).
Winter Parva is a "picturesque" (touristy) Cotswold village with present retailers, a medieval industry corridor, and thatched cottages. After a disappointing Christmas season, the parish council has made up our minds to carry a distinct occasion in January, entire with out of date costumes, morris dancing, and a pig roast at the village eco-friendly.
Always one for a superb roasting, Agatha Raisin organizes an trip to benefit from the merriment. The rotary spit turning over a mattress of blazing charcoals is certain to delight in this foggy and blistery night. yet because the fog lifts somewhat, the sharp-eyed Agatha notices anything atypical concerning the pig: a tattoo of a center with an arrow via it and the identify Amy.
"Stop!" she screams unexpectedly. "Pigs would not have tattoos."
The "pig," actually, is Gary Beech, a policeman now not precisely liked through the locals, together with Agatha herself. even if Agatha has each purpose of leaving issues to the police, every little thing adjustments while the Gary's ex-wife, Amy, hires Agatha's detective company to investigate—and one other homicide ensues. With that provocation, how may possibly any sleuth as useless and aggressive (and secretly insecure) as Agatha do something except remedy the case herself?
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As the Pig Turns: An Agatha Raisin Mystery (Agatha Raisin Mysteries Book 22) by M. C. Beaton