Combining the ingredients of a murder mystery with elements of horror, apparitions and hair-breadth escapes, this is a Radio 4 dramatization of a Cordelia Gray novel. The sharp-witted sleuth finds herself in the enclosed setting of a chilling country house on an island with a blood-stained history.
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Hired as a bodyguard to faded actress Clarissa Lisle, the recent recipient of numerous death threats, Cordelia Gray accompanies the actress to an island castle, whose owner collects funeral paraphernalia, in a full-cast dramatization of the classic mystery. Book available.From the Back Cover:
"The reason it takes me so long to write is because it takes a long time for the characters to reveal themselves to me. My ambition as a writer is to make even the minor characters come alive." --P. D. James
"James pulls out all the stops ... an overlay of lust; midnight apparitions; hairbreadth escapes." --New York Magazine
"A masterly version of the clue-and-alibi game ... five star." --The Guardian
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Descrizione libro Chivers Audio Books, Bath, 1989. Read by Jane Asher. Unabridged - playing time 13 hrs 13 mins. 10 cassettes in plastic box. Not ex library. Small crack in plastic box. Used - Very Good. VG audio book. Codice libro della libreria BOOKS085839I