James Cray was always a cruel man ... classic crime from one of the queens of the genre, in stunning new packaging
Patricia Wentworth was born in India and after writing several romances turned her hand to crime. She wrote dozens of bestselling mysteries before her death in the late Sixties, and was recognised as one of the mistresses of classic crime.
Praise for Patricia Wentworth:Miss Silver is marvelous - Daily MailYou can't go wrong with Miss Maud Silver - ObserverMiss Wentworth is a first-rate storyteller - Daily TelegraphMiss Wentworth's plot is ingenious, her characterization acute, her solution satisfying - ScotsmanI always thought them rather better than 'Miss Marple' and certainly very well written. - Mary Stewart