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Author Gregson, J. M., author.

Title Backhand smash / J. M. Gregson.

Edition First world edition.
Publication Info. Sutton, Surrey, England : Severn House Publishers Ltd, 2015.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Fiction  F GREGSON    AVAILABLE
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Description 218 pages ; 23 cm.
Series A Chief Inspector Peach mystery
Gregson, J. M. Detective Inspector Peach mysteries ; 19.
Note "This first world edition published 2015 in Great Britain and 2016 in the USA" -- Title page verso.
Summary "Detective Sergeant Clyde Northcott--DCI Peach's tall, black, powerful protégé--has no interest in joining the snooty Birch Lane Tennis Club. So it is unfortunate for him when committee member Olive Crawshaw decides he would be the perfect talisman for the club's new, and controversial, policy to recruit members from a wider ethnic and social background. Clyde soon finds himself thrust into an exclusive community where his rusty tennis skills are the least of his concerns: for 'exclusive' does not mean moral, and while some of the club's members sail very close to the law, one of two of them go far beyond it. So when a distinguished club member is murdered, a problem arises: how can he and Peach unveil the killer, when almost everyone seemed to want the victim dead? -- Book jacket flap.
Subject Peach, Percy (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Tennis clubs -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Great Britain -- Fiction.
Genre Detective and mystery fiction.
ISBN 9780727885654
0727885650
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