Miss Marple senses danger when she visits a friend living in a Victorian mansion which doubles as a rehabilitiation centre for delinquents. Her fears are confirmed when a youth fires a revolver at the administrator, Lewis Serrocold. Neither is injured. But a mysterious visitor, Mr Gilbrandsen, is less fortunate – shot dead simultaneously in another part of the building.
Pure coincidence? Miss Marple thinks not, and vows to discover the real reason for Mr Gilbrandsen’s visit.
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"So few writers are producing the pure puzzle-novel, and no one on either side of the Atlantic does it better" - New York Times "Brisk and persuasive" - New YorkerBook Description:
When an attempt is made on the life of Carrie-Louise’s husband and her step-son is murdered, Miss Marple vows to do all she can to protect her friend and stop any more brutal killings. “So few writers are producing the pure puzzle-novel, and no one on either side of the Atlantic does it better” New York Times “Brisk and persuasive” New Yorker
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Book Description HarperCollins Audio, 2002. Book Condition: Good. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP85896266
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