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The Surprise of His Life by Elizabeth George
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The Surprise of His Life (1995)

by Elizabeth George

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Very good read. From the first page onward every turned page lead inevitably to the climax. Older man, younger woman, suspicion, fed by things in the past that went wrong in years with '5' in them.
Douglas gives in to his suspicions and decides to take action towards his wife. Not very wise: she didn't do anything harmful AND he got caugt in the act.... ( )
  BoekenTrol71 | Mar 31, 2013 |
Competent but rather generic crime story, with rather too much stress on "glamorous lifestyle" details for my taste. Padded out with a smug, self-satisfied essay on the art of crime writing. ( )
  thorold | Nov 20, 2011 |
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Jansen in de Wal, MartinTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed

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Toen Douglas Armstrong zijn eerste gesprek had met Thistle McCloud, had hij nog nooit overwogen zijn vrouw te vermoorden.
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