Narrated By: Gemma Whelan
Duration: 6 hours and 57 minutes
What to expect
On her way to Scotland Yard to report a series of murders, an old woman is knocked down by a hit-and-run driver…
Luke Fitzwilliam could not believe Miss Pinkerton’s wild allegation that a multiple murderer was at work in the quiet English village of Wychwood – or her speculation that the local doctor was next in line.
But within hours, Miss Pinkerton had been killed in a hit-and-run car accident. Mere coincidence? Luke was inclined to think so – until he read in The Times of the unexpected demise of Dr Humbleby…
Classic fiction, Classic crime & mystery fiction
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‘Suspense, mystery, romance and an agreeable touch of the macabre.’
‘Contains some clever plotting and enough casting of suspicion to keep you guessing like mad.'
'One of Agatha Christie's best mystery novels, a story fascinating in its plot, clever and lively in its characters and brilliant in its technique.'
New York Times