Death of a Dentist

By M. C. Beaton (Electronic Book, 1999)
In Scotland, where thrift and a "nice set of dentures" are admired, Dr.Frederick Gilchrist's cheap rates and penchant for pulling teethhavegained him a clientele. However, wiser Highlanders -- like Lockdubhpoliceman Hamish Macbeth -- steer clear of this reputed womanizer'stoo-busy hands. Only jaw-throbbing agony could drive Macbeth toGilchrit's surgery. The day it does, the constable stoically preparestolose his smile. But what he finds is more than one angry husband apossible suspect, Macbeth may be butting off more than he can chew whenhe starts to extract clues... and uncovers a past as dangerous as it isshocking.

HAVE A HIGHLAND FLING WITH M. C. BEATON'S HAMISH MACBETH MYSTERIES

"Reading Beaton is an experience akin to discovering buriedtreasure....An outstanding read from one of the real masters of mystery."
BOOKLIST (STARRED REVIEW)

"Macbeth's charm continues to grow.... Fun, silly, and as light as awell-made scone -- I wouldn't miss a single book."
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR

"Superb entertainment, as rich and warming as fine malt whiskey, andevery bit as addictive."
HOUSTON CHRONICLE

"The detective novels of M. C. Beaton, a master of outrageous blackcomedy ... have reached cult status in the United States."
THE TIMES MAGAZINE (LONDON)

"Hamish is at his charming, exasperating best."
KIRKUS REVIEWS

"Befuddled, earnest, and utterly endearing, Hamish makes his triumphssweetly satisfying."
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

"Engrossing,

In Scotland, where thrift and a "nice set of dentures" are admired, Dr.Frederick Gilchrist's cheap rates and penchant for pulling teethhavegained him a clientele. However, wiser Highlanders -- like Lockdubhpoliceman Hamish Macbeth -- steer clear of this reputed womanizer'stoo-busy hands. Only jaw-throbbing agony could drive Macbeth toGilchrit's surgery. The day it does, the constable stoically preparestolose his smile. But what he finds is more than one angry husband apossible suspect, Macbeth may be butting off more than he can chew whenhe starts to extract clues... and uncovers a past as dangerous as it isshocking.

HAVE A HIGHLAND FLING WITH M. C. BEATON'S HAMISH MACBETH MYSTERIES

"Reading Beaton is an experience akin to discovering buriedtreasure....An outstanding read from one of the real masters of mystery."
BOOKLIST (STARRED REVIEW)

"Macbeth's charm continues to grow.... Fun, silly, and as light as awell-made scone -- I wouldn't miss a single book."
CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR

"Superb entertainment, as rich and warming as fine malt whiskey, andevery bit as addictive."
HOUSTON CHRONICLE

"The detective novels of M. C. Beaton, a master of outrageous blackcomedy ... have reached cult status in the United States."
THE TIMES MAGAZINE (LONDON)

"Hamish is at his charming, exasperating best."
KIRKUS REVIEWS

"Befuddled, earnest, and utterly endearing, Hamish makes his triumphssweetly satisfying."
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

"Engrossing,

Product Details

Death of a Dentist
  • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
  • Price: $6.99 US/$6.99 CAN
  • ISBN-13: 9780446920131
  • On Sale Date: 06/22/1999
Death of a Dentist

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Death of a Dentist