The Cornish Coast Murder by John Bude

The Cornish Coast Murder

Inspector Bigswell

John Bude

286 pages first pub 1935 (editions)

fiction classics crime mystery mysterious medium-paced

Description

'Never, even in his most optimistic moments, had he visualised a scene of this nature —himself in one arm-chair, a police officer in another, and between them . . . a mystery.' The Reverend Dodd, vicar of the quiet Cornish village of Boscawen, spe...

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Community Reviews Summary of 206 reviews

Moods

mysterious 100%
adventurous 38%
lighthearted 23%
challenging 9%
relaxing 9%
dark 4%
emotional 4%
funny 4%
sad 4%
tense 4%

Pace

medium 52%
slow 31%
fast 15%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 80% | A mix: 20%

Strong character development?

No: 71% | It's complicated: 21% | Yes: 7%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 73% | It's complicated: 13% | N/A: 6% | No: 6%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 93% | Yes: 6%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 66% | Yes: 20% | It's complicated: 13%

Average rating

3.44

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