Cover Her Face

Cover Her Face

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Exactly three months before the killing at Martingale Mrs. Maxie gave a dinner party. More info →
Black Tower, The

Black Tower, The

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It was to be the consultant physician's last visit and Dalgliesh suspected that neither of them regretted it, arrogance and patronage on one side and weakness, gratitude and dependence on the other being no foundation for a satisfactory adult relationship More info →
Devices and Desires

Devices and Desires

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The Whistler's fourth victim was his youngest, Valerie Mitchell, aged fifteen years, eight months and four days, and she died because she missed the 9.40 bus from Easthaven to Cobb's Marsh. More info →
Skull Beneath the Skin, The

Skull Beneath the Skin, The

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There could be no doubt about it; the new nameplate was crooked. More info →
Unsuitable Job for a Woman, An

Unsuitable Job for a Woman, An

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On the morning of Bernie Pryde's death - or it may have been the morning after, since Bernie died at his own convenience, nor did he think the estimated time of his departure worth recording - Cordelia was caught in a breakdown of the Bakerloo line outsid More info →
Children of Men,The
Shroud for a Nightingale

Shroud for a Nightingale

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On the morning of the first murder Miss Muriel Beale, Inspector of Nurse Training Schools to the General Nursing Council, stirred into wakefulness soon after 6 o'clock and into a sluggish early morning awareness that it was Monday, 12th January, and the d More info →
Taste for Death, A