Who shot the harbour-master?
"An enigma" by the author of Trent's Last Case.
The "new" E.C.R. Lorac!
A load of Cobblers.
A brush with the law in post-war London.
“A diamond millionaire in a Monte Carlo hotel. Trite, of course, but the public doesn’t mind that. All the same ingredients. Who have you picked on for the murderer?”
À la vie, Halévy!
Murder in Japan (The Inugami Curse) and France (The Forbidden House).
I haven’t posted since mid-February; I’ve been finishing a major project, which has taken much of my time. I’ve read few detective stories, partly for lack of time, partly for lack of inclination. I have 90-odd on my Kindle, and a lot on my shelves to reread – but finding a really satisfying detective story … Continue reading Limiers in the limelight
"We are mainly concerned with an old well in a cottage garden; about this place of tangled bushes and nettle beds lingers an aroma of horror and mystery..."