by Heyer, Georgette (Author) | Fiction & related items
Published 07/09/2006 by Cornerstone (Arrow Books Ltd) in the United Kingdom
Paperback | 336 pages
Double the murder means double the stakes in Georgette Heyer's classic crime story.
Inspector Hemingway has his work cut out for him when a seemingly civilized card game ends in a double murder.
The two crimes appear identical, but were they carried out by the same hand?When Timothy Harte's young fiance - a put-upon secretary and suspected gold digger - becomes the inspector's prime suspect, Harte is determined to prove her innocence.
But when he starts digging into her past, he finds it's more than a little bit shady...
'A fabulous, witty writer'Stephen Fry'Georgette Heyer is second to none'Sunday Times'A writer of great style'The Telegraph'Heyer's characters and dialogue are a delight'Dorothy L. Sayers