The Murder Room: A Mystery Farce in Three Acts

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Samuel French, Inc., 1977 - Drama - 108 pages
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Mystery Comedy / 3m., 3f. / Int. When this zany spoof of British mysteries opened in Sydney, Australia, reviewers spouted phrases like "a great vehicle for three ladies," "a plethora of hilarious situations," and "this is a romp!" "Really a minor gem ... witty and sophisticated." - Newcastle Morning Herald "Murder has never been this funny. A spoof of all crime thrillers ... it is good clean mirth all the way. The quick, smart, extremely well timed dialogue of Jack Sharkey comes through loud and clear [with] never a dull moment." - Times "There are secret chambers, secret panels and trap lids galore. They're all operated by the most ridiculous contrivances and gloriously mucked up.... A high, mad melodrama." - Frank Harris

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The Girl Who Threw Better Than the Boys was released in June 2004 and was Jack's first foray into the world of Young Adult fiction. Someone Else's Dream, the follow-up to War Comes Home has finally hit the street and is now available.

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