Publisher Description

On his return from South Africa, Charles Knox is invited to spend the weekend at the country home of Sir Neville Strickland, whose beautiful wife Rosamund was once Knox's fiancee. But in the dead of night Sir Neville is murdered. Who did it? As suspicion falls on each of the house guests in turn, Knox finds himself faced with deception and betrayal on all sides, and only the enigmatic Angela Marchmont seems to offer a solution to the mystery. This 1920s whodunit will delight all fans of traditional country house murder stories.

GENRE
Mysteries & Thrillers
RELEASED
2013
March 16
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
282
Pages
PUBLISHER
Mount Street Press
SELLER
Clara Benson
SIZE
2.3
MB

Customer Reviews

paigesandpaiges ,

Good for a quick read

It was a classic British detective and well-written. The plot was a little predictable, but still suspenseful enough for the majority of the book to make it enjoyable.

Lesbian Leah 69 ,

Loved it

Read it in one go, couldn’t put it down

Mom of 4 Great Ones ,

Sissingham Hall - predictable, but not bad

Light read - not bad, but not unexpected. By page 45, I knew the victim, the killer, and the motive. And then, 2 chapters later, the murder actually happened. Whole plot throughout very predictable. Decent character development, but do they all have to be involved in discussing the clues? Definitely a case of too many cooks. Needs more Angela Marchmont involvement, instead of sitting idly by on the sidelines watching people die. Plot so light, clues stand out like neon billboards. No surprises here, folks. Having said that, I’ll probably read more Angela - fun, light read.

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