Author: James, P. D., Binding: Paperback, Imprint: Faber & Faber, Series: Inspector Adam Dalgliesh Mystery, Publisher: FABER & FABER , Published: 07/02/2019, Pagination: 656 pages, Classification: Fiction & related items, Country of Publication:
19.8 cm H | 12.9 cm W | 3.9 cm T | 538 g Wt
Now a major Channel 5 series'The Queen of Crime.' New York TimesTwo men lie in a welter of blood in the vestry of St Matthew's Church, Paddington, thier throats brutally slashed.
One is Sir Paul Berowne, a baronet and recently-resigned Minister of the Crown, the other an alcoholic vagrant.
Dalgliesh and his team, set up to investigate crimes of particular sensitivity, are faced with a case of extraordinary complexity as they discover the Berowne family's veneer of prosperous gentility conceals ugly and dangerous secrets. 'Compulsive . . . heart-pounding suspense.' Sunday Times'Splendidly suspenseful . . . A triumph and a treat.' Guardian