It is the trial - and scandal - of the decade: Greta Grahame, the beautiful young wife of Sir Peter Robinson MP, is accused of conspiring to murder her predecessor, Peter's first wife Lady Anne. The prosecution depends heavily on one witness - Greta's 16-year-old stepson Thomas.
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'A remarkably skilful, brilliantly conceived and beautifully executed thriller . . .keeps us guessing until the end' -- Washington Post
'A very British thriller . . . Definitely a page-turner' -- Daily Mail
'Part English cosy, part family saga, part courtoom drama, this genre-bending work of fiction is touching and enchanting' -- Booklist
'The twists keep coming. Highly convincing debut' -- People Magazine
Simon Tolkien is a barrister specialising in serious crimes. He lives in Chelsea with his wife and two young children. He is the grandson of JRR Tolkien.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0141010916