Miss Silver Comes to Stay

by Patricia Wentworth

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But to Miss Silver, people are always interesting. It has been some years since she gave up work as a governess to become a detective, and her interest in people has served her well. She comes to Melling on vacation—a long postponed visit to an old school chum—but Miss Silver’s business is murder, and her vacations never last long. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Miss Silver Comes To Stay By Patricia Wentworth - FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. A Guide to Cozy Mystery (and Other Favorite) Books, Movies, and TV. A Guide to Cozy Mystery (and Other Favorite) Books, Movies, and TV In the Balance ’41 (aka Danger Point) The Chinese Shawl ’43; Miss Silver Deals in Death ’43 (aka Miss Silver Intervenes) The Clock Strikes The Case of William Smith ’48; Miss Silver Comes to Stay.

Get this from a library! Miss Silver comes to stay. [Patricia Wentworth] -- Miss Maud Silver is in the midst of a murder investigation when she visits an old chum in the small village of Lenton. The despicable James Lessiter returns to Lenton to claim his family estate, and. She was a British crime writer, best known for her Miss Silver Mysteries, though she also wrote romantic novels. Miss Silver is frequently compared to Agatha Christie's Jane Marple, though Patricia Wentworth's first Miss Silver novel pre-dated Agatha Christie's first Miss Marple novel by two years, and may well have inspired Agatha Christie. May 05,  · Miss Silver Comes to Stay (book 16) is an example of another Golden Age staple setting, the village mystery with sinister goings-on both in the village and at the nearby manor; and here we get to meet the third policeman that Miss Silver more or less routinely associates with, DI Randal Marsh, who is an old pupil of hers (Miss Silver was a. In most of Miss Silver's cases there is a young couple whose romance seems ill fated because of the murder to be solved, but in Miss Silver's competent hands the case is solved, the young couple are exonerated, and all is right in this very traditional world." Wentworth also wrote 34 books Notable awards: Melrose, A Marriage Under .

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Nov 26,  · Miss Silver, a retired governess who is now a successful private enquiry agent, arrives on the scene much earlier than in most of the books, because she happens to be in the neighborhood right from the start/5(46).

It is no different in the village of Melling where Miss Silver arrives to stay with an old friend. The return of James Lessiter to claim the house he has just inherited is the This is the sixteenth book in Patricia Wentworth’s popular Miss Silver detective series originally published in /5.

Nov 26,  · Miss Silver Comes to Stay Mass Market Paperback – by Patricia Wentworth (Author)/5(43). Nov 26,  · Miss Silver Comes to Stay (The Miss Silver Mysteries Book 16) - Kindle edition by Patricia Wentworth.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Miss Silver Comes to Stay (The Miss Silver Mysteries Book 16)/5(43).

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Jun 01,  · Miss Silver Comes to Stay (written in ) is the 15th in the Miss Silver series. Like many of the books from the Golden Age authors, it is as much an exploration of the changes morals of post-war British life as it is a mystery novel.

In Miss Silver Comes to Stay, the lead character goes to visit an old friend from school in the sleepy town of Melling/5(4). Miss Silver Comes to Stay Patricia Wentworth.

Publisher: Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller 0 1 0 Summary Governess-turned-sleuth Miss Silver, who “has her place in detective fiction as surely as Lord Peter Wimsey or Hercule Poirot,” visits a small village hiding big secrets (Manchester Evening News).

Sep 05,  · ‘Miss Silver Comes to Stay’ is the sixteenth book in Patricia Wentworth’s ‘Miss Silver’ series. It’s the second Miss Silver mystery Miss Silver Comes to Stay book I’ve had the pleasure of reading. As far as I can tell, each of the Miss Silver mystery stories can be read as standalones- at least this particular story was not reliant on any previous knowledge of characters, apart from Miss Silver herself.

Miss Silver is the protagonist in a series of crime fiction novels by British author Patricia Wentworth. Miss Maud Silver is a retired governess who starts working as a private detective, working closely with Scotland Yard. Patricia Wentworth began her Miss Silver series in with the novel Grey Mask.

Her final novel was the Miss Silver novel The Girl in the Cellar, which was published in (the same year she died). Below is a list of Patricia Wentworth’s books in order of when they were originally published: Publication Order of Miss Silver Books.

Some admire the character, believing that "Miss Silver is the real deal - a professional investigator and This volume contains NINE NOVELS (Novels 15 to 23) of the amazing series MISS MAUD SILVER, by Patricia Wentworth.

Miss Maud Silver is a retired governess-turned-private detective/5. Nov 21,  · The Paperback of the Miss Silver Comes to Stay by Patricia Wentworth at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more!Brand: Open Road Media. Miss Silver Comes to Stay: While visiting an old school chum in the rustic town of Melling, Miss Silver soon finds that its bucolic charm hides undercurrents of murderous vengeance.

When Melling’s prodigal son returns with a lot of money and a long-held grudge against the town, he intends to sell his manor house and be done with Melling komabraindeathcuba.com: Open Road Media.

Books will be free of page markings. Miss Silver Comes to Stay By Patricia Wentworth. | eBay Publisher: Coronet Books ISBN Seller Rating: % positive. Miss Silver Comes to Stay: While visiting an old school chum in the rustic town of Melling, Miss Silver soon finds that its bucolic charm hides undercurrents of murderous vengeance.

When Melling’s prodigal son returns with a lot of money and a long-held grudge against the town, he intends to sell his manor house and be done with Melling forever. The complete series list for - A Miss Silver Mystery Patricia Wentworth. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.

Patricia Wentworth. Miss Silver Comes To Stay. When James Lessiter returns to Lenton after many years to claim his family estate, his reappearance opens old wounds never healed.

Then he is found bludgeoned to death by a fire poker and the suspects are too numerous to count. Thank heavens Miss Silver is in town to visit a friend. Miss Silver Comes to Stay (Miss Silver, #15) by Patricia Wentworth avg rating — 1, ratings — published — 37 editions.

Miss Silver Comes to Stay by Patricia Wentworth I have one more Miss Silver book waiting to be read, so I'm hoping I have another chance to get to know her. If not, I'm not sure this will be a series I revisit very much. Part of what I love about this era in mystery writing are the detectives, they are all strange and eccentric, so I want.

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In most of Miss Silver's cases there is a young couple whose romance seems ill fated because of the murder to be solved, but in Miss Silver's competent hands the case is solved, the young couple are exonerated, and all is right in this very traditional world." Novels.

Grey Mask, ; The Case is Closed, ; Lonesome Road, Jun 30,  · ‎When James Lessiter returns to Lenton after many years to claim his family estate, his reappearance opens some old wounds. When he is found bludgeoned to death by a fire poker, the suspects are almost too many to count.

From the widow in the guest house, to an angry husband, to a jilted girlfriend, /5(8). Some liked that these books have aged really well, and that Wentworth was pretty forward thinking considering the book was published in the late thirties. “Danger Point” is the fourth novel in the “Miss Silver” series and was released in the year Miss Maud Silver tries.

Miss Silver Comes to Stay Miss Silver, Book 16 By: Patricia Wentworth. But to Miss Silver, people are always interesting. It has been some years since she gave up work as a governess to become a detective, and her interest in people has served her well.

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This volume contains NINE NOVELS (Novels 15 to 23 Shelve Miss Maud Silver Vol 9 novels. (Books 15 to 23). The Catherine Wheel, Miss Silver Comes to.

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Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Miss Silver comes to stay Item Preview remove-circle. Miss Silver in a happy coincidence is visiting an old school chum in the same village; therefore, she is near at hand to use her skills for ferreting out the truth, when a murder does occur.

Published not long after the end of WW II, Ms. Wentworth does a better than average job in this particular komabraindeathcuba.coms: 4.When Miss Maud Silver comes to stay with an old friend, she doesn't count on being called on in a professional capacity to solve the murder of James Lassiter. 25 years ago, James Lassiter wanted to marry Rietta Cray, despite her cousin Catherine Lee's attempts to attach him.

Alas, James went away penniless, Catherine married Edward Welby and Rietta was left to raise her sister's son Carr.Miss Silver comes to stay is a great "page turner", I bought it to listen to on my daily commute but found myself bringing the audio inside and continuing to listen every evening.

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