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Before the poison / Peter Robinson.

By: Robinson, Peter, 1950- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Bath : Windsor, 2012Edition: Large print ed.Description: 490 p. (large print) ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9781445859927 ; 1445859920 ; 9781445859934; 1445859939 .Subject(s): Widowers -- Fiction | Composers -- Fiction | Yorkshire (England) -- FictionGenre/Form: Large type books.DDC classification: 823.92 Summary: Through the years of success in Hollywood composing film scores, Chris always promised his wife they'd return to the Yorkshire Dales one day. Now a widower, Chris feels he must not forget his promise. Back in the Dales, he rents an isolated house that will allow him the space to grieve and the peace to compose his piano sonata. But when he finds that the house was the scene of a murder in the 1950s, and the convicted murderer was one of the last women hanged in England, he finds himself increasingly distracted by the events of sixty years before
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A successful Hollywood composer, Chris always promised his wife they would return to the Yorkshire Dales. Now, after his wife's death, Chris rents a house in the Dales so he can come to terms with his grief.

Standard print ed. originally published: London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2011.

Through the years of success in Hollywood composing film scores, Chris always promised his wife they'd return to the Yorkshire Dales one day. Now a widower, Chris feels he must not forget his promise. Back in the Dales, he rents an isolated house that will allow him the space to grieve and the peace to compose his piano sonata. But when he finds that the house was the scene of a murder in the 1950s, and the convicted murderer was one of the last women hanged in England, he finds himself increasingly distracted by the events of sixty years before

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