Gaudy Night: A Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery with Harriet Vane Dorothy L. Sayers

Gaudy Night: A Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery with Harriet Vane

Author: Dorothy L. Sayers
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Book Title
Gaudy Night: A Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery with Harriet Vane
Author
Dorothy L. Sayers
ISBN
9780062196538
"Gaudy Night stands out even among Miss Sayers's novels. And Miss Sayers has long stood in a class by herself." --Times Literary SupplementThe great Dorothy L. Sayers is considered by many to be the premier detective novelist of the Golden Age, and her dashing sleuth, Lord Peter Wimsey, one of mystery fiction's most enduring and endearing protagonists. Acclaimed author Ruth Rendell has expressed her admiration for Sayers's work, praising her "great fertility of invention, ingenuity, and wonderful eye for detail." The third Dorothy L. Sayers classic to feature mystery writer Harriet Vane, Gaudy Night features an introduction by Elizabeth George, herself a crime fiction master. Gaudy Night takes Harriet and her paramour, Lord Peter, to Oxford University, Harriet's alma mater, for a reunion, only to find themselves the targets of a nightmare of harassment and mysterious, murderous threats.--Chicago Tribune Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Dorothy L. SayersPublisher: Harper PaperbacksPublished: 10/16/2012ISBN: 9780062196538Pages: 528Weight: 0.95lbsSize: 7.90h x 5.20w x 1.00dAccelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 65582 / Gaudy NightReading Level: 6.7 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 26

"Gaudy Night stands out even among Miss Sayers's novels. And Miss Sayers has long stood in a class by herself." --Times Literary Supplement

The great Dorothy L. Sayers is considered by many to be the premier detective novelist of the Golden Age, and her dashing sleuth, Lord Peter Wimsey, one of mystery fiction's most enduring and endearing protagonists. Acclaimed author Ruth Rendell has expressed her admiration for Sayers's work, praising her "great fertility of invention, ingenuity, and wonderful eye for detail." The third Dorothy L. Sayers classic to feature mystery writer Harriet Vane, Gaudy Night features an introduction by Elizabeth George, herself a crime fiction master. Gaudy Night takes Harriet and her paramour, Lord Peter, to Oxford University, Harriet's alma mater, for a reunion, only to find themselves the targets of a nightmare of harassment and mysterious, murderous threats.

--Chicago Tribune

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Dorothy L. Sayers
Publisher: Harper Paperbacks
Published: 10/16/2012
ISBN: 9780062196538
Pages: 528
Weight: 0.95lbs
Size: 7.90h x 5.20w x 1.00d
Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 65582 / Gaudy Night
Reading Level: 6.7 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 26

"Gaudy Night stands out even among Miss Sayers's novels. And Miss Sayers has long stood in a class by herself." --Times Literary Supplement

The great Dorothy L. Sayers is considered by many to be the premier detective novelist of the Golden Age, and her dashing sleuth, Lord Peter Wimsey, one of mystery fiction's most enduring and endearing protagonists. Acclaimed author Ruth Rendell has expressed her admiration for Sayers's work, praising her "great fertility of invention, ingenuity, and wonderful eye for detail." The third Dorothy L. Sayers classic to feature mystery writer Harriet Vane, Gaudy Night features an introduction by Elizabeth George, herself a crime fiction master. Gaudy Night takes Harriet and her paramour, Lord Peter, to Oxford University, Harriet's alma mater, for a reunion, only to find themselves the targets of a nightmare of harassment and mysterious, murderous threats.

--Chicago Tribune

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Dorothy L. Sayers
Publisher: Harper Paperbacks
Published: 10/16/2012
ISBN: 9780062196538
Pages: 528
Weight: 0.95lbs
Size: 7.90h x 5.20w x 1.00d
Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 65582 / Gaudy Night
Reading Level: 6.7 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 26