Herring on the Nile (Ethelred & Elsie, Book 4) by L. C. Tyler PDF

By L. C. Tyler

A hilarious parody of Agatha Christie and fourth in a sequence nominated for 2 Edgar awards.

Ethelred Tressider’s profession isn't really, let’s face it, what one may possibly name glittering. this isn't remarkable: Ethelred misplaced any genuine curiosity in writing secret novels a long time in the past, and his viewers hasn't ever been actually desirous about interpreting them. And but the debts has to be paid.

In a determined attempt to restore his mind's eye, Ethelred books a cruise down the Nile—cradle of civilization, historical royal rivalries, and so forth. good, it labored for Agatha Christie.

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Life is either a daring adventure or it is nothing at all. (Helen Keller) 28 a Sex is like air: it’s not important unless you aren’t getting any. (Anon) 29 Sometimes you are the insect; sometimes you are the windscreen. (Anon) Strategy is better than strength. (Nigeria) Stretch your hands as far as they reach, and grab all you can grab. (Nigeria) The eyes believe what they see; the ears what people tell them. (German) 30 u Sometimes the light at the end of the tunnel really is an oncoming train.

Anon) 24 Jealousy and fear have big eyes. (Serbian) Join the Army, meet interesting people, kill them. (Anon) Just before dawn is the darkest hour. So if you’re planning to pinch your neighbour’s milk, that’s the time to do it. (Anon) Laugh and the whole world laughs with you, cry and you cry alone. It’s called fair-weathered. (Anon) 25 @# Just because you’re paranoid doesn’t mean they aren’t after you. (Anon) 26 Life is what happens when you are making other plans. (John Lennon) Listen to your conscience – the inner voice that tells you someone might be watching.

Nigeria) The eyes believe what they see; the ears what people tell them. (German) 30 u Sometimes the light at the end of the tunnel really is an oncoming train. (Anon) 31 ˇ Sometimes you’re the pigeon, sometimes you’re the statue. (Anon) 32 The journey of a thousand miles starts with a broken fan belt. (Anon) There’s an inverse relationship between how good something is for you, and how much fun it is. (Calvin and Hobbes) There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it. (Chinese) Three may keep a secret if two of them are dead.

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