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The Inspector's Daughter Audio Cassette – Audiobook, 15 Dec 2001

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Product details

  • Audio Cassette
  • Publisher: Magna Story Sound (15 Dec. 2001)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1859034756
  • ISBN-13: 978-1859034750
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

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"'Master of Crime' The Times 'Taut with tension and an air of authority that sterns from Knight's expertise In Scottish history' Irish Times" --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

About the Author

Alanna Knight was born and educated in Tyneside, and now lives in Edinburgh. Since the publication of her first book in 1969, Alanna Knight has written more than forty novels (including eleven in the successful Inspector Faro series), four works of non-fiction, numerous short stories and two plays. She is a founding member of the Scottish Association of Writers and Convener of the Scottish Chapter of the Crime Writers' Association and gives talks through the Writers' Register of the Scottish Book Trust. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.


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Fans of Alanna Knight's books will be delighted to discover that many of her titles are now available in low priced ebook form. Following the success of Alanna's Inspector Faro mysteries, the Rose McQuinn novels feature Rose, the Inspector's daughter. Rose has no intention of following in her famous father's footsteps when she returns to her native Edinburgh from America. Yet how can she resist investigating the unsolved murder of a servant girl when the murderer looks as if it could be the husband of Rose's best friend? The more Rose probes the msytery, the more mysterious it becomes. Dspite threats, attempted rape. and increasing danger, can Rose prove she is her father's daughter in more ways than one? Eerie atmosphere, interesting history, and a magical deerhound which races to Rose's side whenever she needs him. '''Every girl should have one !!
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By Elaine Tomasso TOP 500 REVIEWER on 8 July 2015
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This is the first novel by Ms Knight I have read. It is a pleasant read with enough going on to keep you turning the pages, but easy enough to follow without overtaxing the brain. Set in the 1890s it follows the return of recently widowed Rose McQuinn to Edinburgh from the wilds of Dakota, her chance meeting with old friend Alice and Alice's demand that Rose use her deductive skills to investigate her husband's recent strange behaviour.
I don't think that Ms Knight really captures Victorian society and values, but then I don't think social commentary is her aim so if all you want is a light, escapist read then this will fit the bill nicely.
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I am glad I found this book, although I wish I had found the series the right way around, although each book is separate, there are some references to previous history of the characters. It didn't stop me enjoying the story. I shall be reading all of Alanna Knights books if and when I can.
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I really enjoy the Inspector Faro books so had modestly high hopes for a series involving his daughter. The writing is as good although for my tastes the central character isn't as strong. That said, I'll probably read others in the series. Ms Knight has a very easy style and her drawing of the landscape and mores of old Edinburgh are excellent.
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I have long been a fan of Rose McQuinn and this is the first of the series. It tells how she came to live in the Tower and a little about her life in America. I am now hoping to read No 6 in the series and then her latest book 'Destroying Angel'.
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I found this story easy to follow - well written and well constructed story line. I had an inkling of 'who dunne it,' early on, but there were enough twists in the story to throw me off the scent for a while, so to speak.
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Another good read. Very easy reading and not always predictable outcome. Rose does take after her dad Inspector Faro and get the culprit in the end. References to Faro does give away his situation if you have not read all of his series of adventures..
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Having met Alanna Knight at a workshop at my work I thought it appropriate to read a couple of her books before her arrival. I wasn't overly keen on the Inspector Faro books but enjoyed those written from the perspective of his daughter, Rose McQuinn, as a lady detective. Although these books are the most popular in our libraries my personal taste doesn't usually run to this type of genre, however, as an easy read after a heavy day I would definitely recommend Alanna Knight's books. I would also recommend them to take on holiday. Easy to read but just as easy to forget in this instance unfortunately. It may be because this is one of her early Rose McQuinn stories as I remember the storyline for the Orkney book (I'm hopeless with titles too!).
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