The perfect classic crime story to cosy up with this winter.
Amateur sleuth Mrs Bradley investigates a puzzling Christmas mystery . . . First published in 1936 as Dead Men’s Morris. ‘Mrs Bradley is an amateur sleuth to rival Miss Marple…
A delight’ GuardianIt is December and Mrs Bradley has left London behind for a relaxing visit to the Oxfordshire countryside. Then, on Christmas Eve, a local solicitor is found dead by the river.
Everyone believes that he suffered a heart attack – but Mrs Bradley is suspicious, and is soon investigating a series of disturbing clues. As the frost thaws and spring begins, the inimitable detective must work fast if she is to protect the people close to her from a resourceful killer… ‘The equal of Dorothy L. Sayers and Agatha Christie’ Independent