The third book in Dorothy L Sayers´ classic Lord Peter Wimsey series, introduced by crime writer Minette Walters - a must-read for fans of Agatha Christie´s Poirot and Margery Allingham´s Campion Mysteries.
´No sign of foul play,´ says Dr Carr after the post-mortem on Agatha Dawson. The case is closed. But Lord Peter Wimsey is not satisfied . . .
With no clues to work on, he begins his own investigation. No clues, that is, until the sudden, senseless murder of Agatha´s maid.
What is going on in the mysterious Mrs Forrest´s Mayfair flat? And can Wimsey catch a desperate murderer before he himself becomes one of the victims?