The Murder at Sissingham HallClara Benson

The Murder at Sissingham Hall

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The Murder at Sissingham Hall by Clara Benson Book Summary

"It's absolutely delightful, and I would recommend it to anyone who's a fan of Sarah Caudwell, or Agatha Christie, or anyone who loves really clever British murder mysteries set in the '20s." - Gillian Flynn, author of Gone Girl.

On his return from South Africa, Charles Knox is invited to spend the weekend at the country home of Sir Neville Strickland, whose beautiful wife Rosamund was once Knox's fiancee. But in the dead of night Sir Neville is murdered. Who did it? As suspicion falls on each of the house guests in turn, Knox finds himself faced with deception and betrayal on all sides, and only the enigmatic Angela Marchmont seems to offer a solution to the mystery. This 1920s whodunit will delight all fans of traditional country house murder stories.

The Murder at Sissingham Hall (Clara Benson) Book Reviews

The Murder at Sissingham HallGood story. Surprised by the ending..Score: 5/5

Absolutely Painful to ReadThe book seemed to drag on and on. The main character was NOT Mrs. Marchmont as the “Angela Marchmont Mysteries” has you to believe but an absolute idiot that you want to take and shake. The killer was obvious from pretty much the beginning and the only reason this got two stars from me is that how the killer did it was still a mystery. The ending was just kinda dumb and not believable..Score: 2/5

Amazing book, so many plot twistsIt had so many twists and turns.Score: 5/5

Too PredictableI knew very early on who the killer would be before the murder even occurred. Ending felt very thrown together..Score: 2/5

Loved itRead it in one go, couldn’t put it down.Score: 5/5

A good English murder mysteryI have always enjoyed English mysteries. This was no exception. It had twists and turns, and surprises. I would recommend it..Score: 5/5

The Murder at Sissingham HallWell written, engaging, character driven mystery..Score: 5/5

Sissingham Hall - predictable, but not badLight read - not bad, but not unexpected. By page 45, I knew the victim, the killer, and the motive. And then, 2 chapters later, the murder actually happened. Whole plot throughout very predictable. Decent character development, but do they all have to be involved in discussing the clues? Definitely a case of too many cooks. Needs more Angela Marchmont involvement, instead of sitting idly by on the sidelines watching people die. Plot so light, clues stand out like neon billboards. No surprises here, folks. Having said that, I’ll probably read more Angela - fun, light read..Score: 3/5

Can’t wait to read the othersI knew who the killer was right away but it did not take away from a good book. I wanted to found out exactly how they did it the moment I knew. Can’t wait to read the rest of the books..Score: 4/5

Fun ReadSuch a fun who done it. From start to finish great book..Score: 5/5

Sissingham HallIt took me a while to read this. The story seemed to drag on a bit but overall, I enjoyed the book. Interesting characters and quite the ending!.Score: 4/5

Loved it!Great characters and a fun read!.Score: 5/5

OkayA by the book book. Run of the mill with a little something missing. Clara benson’s other series started off more interesting..Score: 3/5

The Murder at Sissingham HallReally enjoyed your book. Love a good mystery and of course the ins and outs of how the it was solved..Score: 5/5

Sissingham HallRate 3 out of 5.Score: 3/5

The murder at Sissingsham HallVery good mystery. Kept my interest.Score: 5/5

Good for a quick readIt was a classic British detective and well-written. The plot was a little predictable, but still suspenseful enough for the majority of the book to make it enjoyable..Score: 3/5

A Great ReadUnexpectedly an enjoyable book. Written like an Agatha Christie novel, I loved it. Old English charm, believable characters and a compelling mystery. Can’t wait to read more of this author’s work..Score: 5/5

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So terribly British...And how marvellous is that....a joyous and enticing read..Score: 5/5

FantasticI absolutely loved this first book in an amazing series. First time author for me but definitely plan to read more. JackieT.Score: 5/5

Fun RompThis story was very enjoyable the entire way, if not somewhat predictable. This was exactly what I signed up for. Character development is solid for a short-length story, and the characters are relatable in the sense that they feel like they could be real people (in a completely surreal situation)..Score: 3/5

Murder at Sissingham HallExcellent story. Set in different times in England with gentry, ridiculous standards and behaviour, murder and deceit. Well done..Score: 4/5

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Review of Murder at Sissingham HallThis Book is a must for fans of AGatha Christie.Score: 5/5

Long and boring.Too much needless talk, very slow and too long. Could have been 50 pages less..Score: 2/5

A great readRefreshing and unputdownable. If you’re looking for a break from intensive reading or studying this is perfect. Easy to read period murder - for anyone who likes period dramas that move along quickly. Left me wanting to read more by the author..Score: 5/5

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Book Name:
The Murder At Sissingham Hall
Book Language:
English
Book Category:
Books, Mysteries & Thrillers, Cozy, Women Sleuths
Book Size:
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Book ID:
1254997709
Book Release Date:
2013-03-16
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