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The Wimbledon Poisoner

The Wimbledon Poisoner

Author(s): Nigel Williams

Location(s): London

Genre(s): Crime, Mystery

Era(s): Later 20th Century



Henry Farr is forty years old. He is suburban, average, conventional – and desperate to be rid of his wife, Elinor. Inspired by a grisly episode in Wimbledon’s local history, Farr begins to concoct a recipe for the perfect murder. But his plans go terribly, terribly wrong – and before long, poor Henry’s best efforts to set himself free, in fact send him spiralling wildly out of control.

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This book couldn’t be anything other than British, really. The style, the content and the flavour.

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