Lady Amanda and Hugo are off on one of their madcap investigations again, determined to beat the morose Inspector Moody to the unmasking of the culprit in the case of the body in the library.
The second in the series featuring a madcap pair of amateur sleuths and a delightful outpouring of upper-class English eccentricities with the odd murder thrown in.
Lady Amanda Golightly, eccentric resident of a sprawling faux castle in the town of Belchester, has recently taken it upon herself to act as a veritable super-sleuth, aided by her friend Hugo Cholmondley-Crichton Crump.
In this Chronicle she faces a family crisis while planning a new business venture for Belchester Towers: guided tours. To celebrate (and road-test) her new venture, Lady Amanda invites a horde of old chums to a trial run at Christmas time, complete with tasty nibbles. However, things don t go to plan a dead guest is discovered found slumped on the library table, having been dispatched in a variety of unusual ways!
Lady Amanda and Hugo are off again, but can they beat the morose Inspector Moody to the unmasking of the culprit?