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Portobello (Large Print) (Center Point Platinum Mystery)

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From crime fiction's reigning queen comes a diabolically intricate tale that weaves together the lives of very different people in a vibrant part of London known as Portobello. Walking to the shops of Notting Hill one day, fifty-year-old art gallery owner Eugene Wren discovers an envelope on the street bulging with cash. Instead of going to the police or keeping the money for himself, Wren hatches a plan to find the money's rightful owner. He composes a notice and posts it on a lamppost near his home. This seemingly harmless act creates a chain of events that links Wren to some unsavory characters, upsetting not only his life but that of his fiancee — and it delivers consequences that will change them all.

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ISBN:
9781602858831
Publisher:
Center Point
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - General
Author:
Rendell, Ruth
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Large type books
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Edition Description:
Large Print
Large Print:
Y
Series:
Center Point Platinum Mystery
Publication Date:
20101031
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English

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Portobello (Large Print) (Center Point Platinum Mystery)
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Product details pages Center Point Large Print - English 9781602858831 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , From crime fiction's reigning queen comes a diabolically intricate tale that weaves together the lives of very different people in a vibrant part of London known as Portobello. Walking to the shops of Notting Hill one day, fifty-year-old art gallery owner Eugene Wren discovers an envelope on the street bulging with cash. Instead of going to the police or keeping the money for himself, Wren hatches a plan to find the money's rightful owner. He composes a notice and posts it on a lamppost near his home. This seemingly harmless act creates a chain of events that links Wren to some unsavory characters, upsetting not only his life but that of his fiancee — and it delivers consequences that will change them all.
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