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The sweetness at the bottom of the pie: a Flavia de Luce mystery

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WINNER OF THE AGATHA • ARTHUR ELLIS • DILYS • DEBUT DAGGER AWARDS 

“Wonderfully entertaining . . . sure to be one of the most loved mysteries of the year . . . [Flavia is] a delightful, intrepid, acid-tongued new heroine.”—Chicago Sun-Times

It is the summer of 1950–and at the once-grand mansion of Buckshaw, young Flavia de Luce, an aspiring chemist with a passion for poison, is intrigued by a series of inexplicable events: A dead bird is found on the doorstep, a postage stamp bizarrely pinned to its beak. Then, hours later, Flavia finds a man lying in the cucumber patch and watches him as he takes his dying breath.

For Flavia, who is both appalled and delighted, life begins in earnest when murder comes to Buckshaw. “I wish I could say I was afraid, but I wasn’t. Quite the contrary. This was by far the most interesting thing that had ever happened to me in my entire life...
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“Wonderfully entertaining . . . sure to be one of the most loved mysteries of the year . . . [Flavia is] a delightful, intrepid, acid-tongued new heroine.”—Chicago Sun-Times

It is the summer of 1950–and at the once-grand mansion of Buckshaw, young Flavia de Luce, an aspiring chemist with a passion for poison, is intrigued by a series of inexplicable events: A dead bird is found on the doorstep, a postage stamp bizarrely pinned to its beak. Then, hours later, Flavia finds a man lying in the cucumber patch and watches him as he takes his dying breath.

For Flavia, who is both appalled and delighted, life begins in earnest when murder comes to Buckshaw. “I wish I could say I was afraid, but I wasn’t. Quite the contrary. This was by far the most interesting thing that had ever happened to me in my entire life...
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Detectives -- England -- Fiction
England -- Fiction
Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth II, 1952- -- Fiction
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Motherless families -- Fiction
Murder -- Investigation -- England -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction
Mystery fiction
Sisters -- Fiction
title_displayThe sweetness at the bottom of the pie
title_fullThe Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie A Flavia de Luce Mystery
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie A Flavia de Luce Novel
The sweetness at the bottom of the pie / Alan Bradley
The sweetness at the bottom of the pie : a Flavia de Luce mystery / Alan Bradley
The sweetness at the bottom of the pie [sound recording] / Alan Bradley
The sweetness at the bottom of the pie [text (large print)] / Alan Bradley
title_shortThe sweetness at the bottom of the pie
title_suba Flavia de Luce mystery
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Fiction
Historical Fiction
History
Investigation
Motherless families
Murder
Mystery
Sisters
Thriller