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Ben the tramp, the awkward Cockney with no home and no surname, turns detective again – and runs straight into trouble.

Ben encounters a dead man on a London bridge and is promptly rescued from the same fate by a posh lady in a limousine. But like most posh ladies of Ben’s acquaintance, this one isn’t what she seems. Seeking escape from a gang of international conspirators, Ben is whisked off to the mountains of Scotland to thwart the schemes of a poisonous organisation and finds himself in very unfamiliar territory.

With its startling prelude, Detective Ben is a glorious adventure, told with the unsurpassed mixture of humour and creepy thrills that made J. Jefferson Farjeon famous and Ben the tramp one of the best-loved characters of the Golden Age.

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  • ISBN: 9780008156008
  • ISBN 10: 000815600X
  • Imprint: Collins Crime Club
  • On Sale: 08/11/2016
  • Pages: 240
  • List Price: 14.99 CAD
  • BISAC1: FICTION / Mystery & Detective / General
  • BISAC2: FICTION / Crime
  • BISAC3: FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Amateur Sleuth

Detective Ben by J. Jefferson Farjeon

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