A jewel in the traditional English detective mode... Ms. Morse has arrived (Observer)
Imogen Quy positively sparkles on the page as an amateur sleuth. (Sunday Express)
In Imogen Quy, the author has created an admirable detective heroine, as unabashed as she is unaffected. (Times Literary Supplement)
Paton Walsh plots deftly and writes intelligently . . . Sayers' many fans will be delighted. (Andrew Taylor, Independent)
Jill Paton Walsh demonstrates that the traditional ingredients of the woman sleuth, the academic background and a clever puzzle are still capable of being arranged into an entertaining and stimulating crime novel. (Manchester Evening News) --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Booker shortlisted author Jill Paton Walsh returns with the second Imogen Quy mystery --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.See all Product Description
Very stylish "crime candy". Good plotting, characters, mise-en-scene.Published 11 months ago by Nerissa Roehrs
Good story. Very descriptive. Strong characterisation. Recommended.Published 11 months ago by Susan
2nd in the Imogen Quy mysteries. Excellent. A little less predictable that the first in the series.
Only cost a penny but was almost in brand new condition.