The Singing Sands (Classic Crime)

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A man is found dead on a train with an empty bottle of whisky beside him. The case is investigated by Inspector Grant whose trip to the Western Highlands had begun as a much-needed holiday. He has one mysterious clue - a poem scribbled on the dead man's newspaper.

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A classic mystery from the Golden Age of detective fiction.

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