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April Fool: An Arthur Beauchamp Novel by William Deverell PDF

By William Deverell

A re-creation of the Arthur Ellis Award successful crime novel

Arthur Beauchamp, the scholarly, self-doubting legend of the B.C. legal bar, is having fun with his retirement on B.C.’s Garibaldi Island while he's dragged again to courtroom to safeguard an previous consumer. Nick “The Owl” Faloon, one of many world’s best jewel thieves, has been accused of raping and murdering a psychologist. Beauchamp has scarcely registered how not going it truly is that the rascally Faloon might devote a savage homicide whilst his personal own lifestyles takes an abrupt flip. His new spouse, Margaret Blake, natural farmer and environmental activist, has taken up place of dwelling 50 ft above floor in a tree of an old-growth wooded area that she is decided to save lots of for the eagles and from the loggers. Beauchamp shuttles among Vancouver and the island, doing what he can to guard Faloon, keep the woodland, and rescue his spouse. half court mystery, half vintage whodunit, April Fool sees Deverell writing on the most sensible of his shape, with a massive dollop of humour.

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