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Queen of the flowers

a Phryne Fisher mystery
  • 249 Pages
  • 3.90 MB
  • English
Poisoned Pen Press , Scottsdale, AZ
Fisher, Phryne (Fictitious character) -- Fiction., Women detectives -- Australia -- Fiction., Circus -- Fiction., Missing persons -- Fiction., Melbourne (Vic.) -- Fic
StatementKerry Greenwood.
LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.G725 Q84 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination249 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22540958M
ISBN 139781590581711
LC Control Number2007942866

Elephants in the backyard; two missing girls; gamblers, prostitutes, cops, crooks and the annual "Queen of the Flowers" parade all combine to make this one of my favorite Phryne Fisher novels. Miss Fisher, wealthy and titled though perhaps a tad indiscreet, is a Melbourne private detective with a penchant for getting into trouble without trying /5().

Queen of the Flowers is one of the better Phryne books, to my mind. It features pretty much all of the main cast, albeit some of them briefly: Dot, the girls, Jack, Hugh, Lin Chung and his wife, Bert, Cec, the Butlers There are some new characters, but theres a very personal element to this book.4/5.

Dear Gabriella, I just finished Queen of Flowers and an amazing book!. First of all I would like to congratulate you. It made me proude to be an Ethiopian. It took me home, I could picture every seen like a movie. It touched me and evoked so manychildhood memories/5(5).

As Queen of the Flowers, Phryne Fisher (The Castlemaine Murders) is knee deep in preparations for St. Kilda's inaugral Flower Parade when one of her young flower maidens disappears. She is hired to find the girl, but then Phryne's adopted daughter vanishes/5(16).

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