|About the Book|
Four harmless old ladies. Four thrilling adventures.“Think of all the skill and experience going to waste,” Evelyn pleaded. “Thirty years at Scotland Yard. Ten of them leading the Murder Squad. And it’s not just me.”Inspector Mervyn Pickles glancedMoreFour harmless old ladies. Four thrilling adventures.“Think of all the skill and experience going to waste,” Evelyn pleaded. “Thirty years at Scotland Yard. Ten of them leading the Murder Squad. And it’s not just me.”Inspector Mervyn Pickles glanced nervously towards the door. “You mean there are more of you?”“What about Maude?” said Evelyn.“Maude?” Mervyn burst out laughing. “She’s ninety-one!”Evelyn leaned forward, furious. “Maude was one of the top code-breakers during World War Two. She’s a mathematical genius. If it wasn’t for Maude, you’d be speaking German. Then there’s Pam...”“Who’s eighty, with a dodgy hip...”“.... who’s a former army medic and police pathologist,” Evelyn corrected. “What Pam doesn’t know about forensic science isn’t worth knowing. Then there’s Jane. And you know what she used to be, don’t you?”“Surprise me,” Mervyn sighed.Evelyn glanced over both shoulders, then muttered, “Special agent in the Cold War. Secret missions behind the Iron Curtain.”She lowered her voice still further. “Licensed to kill.”Originally serialised in popular womens magazine My Weekly, the Blue Rinse Brigade features four harmless-looking old ladies with colourful pasts who use their unique talents to take on a parade of increasingly outlandish villains from crazed circus performers to psychotic pirates in four thrilling comic adventures: Trouble In Store, Murder At The Circus, Murder On The Broads and Who Killed The Easter Bunny.Meet...the Blue Rinse Brigade!