A Christmas short story in the Belchester Chronicles cosy crime series by Andrea Frazer.
A festive special, complete with Beauchamps Major and Minor.
It's nearly Christmas in Belchester and the carol singers are out in full swing. So too are the thieves! A spate of burglaries is underway and the police are baffled.
When Belchester Towers becomes a target, Lady Amanda Golightly is determined to get to the bottom of it all. None of the usual criminal types in the city seem to be involved, but after a bit of lateral thinking and old chum Hugo s help, Lady Amanda is off, sniffing after a totally unsuspected scent...