By Georgette Heyer
"Bright and effervescent."
-The Time s Literary Supplement
What starts off as an experience quickly turns into a nightmare...
Locals declare it really is haunted and refuse to place a unmarried toe prior front door, yet to siblings Peter, Celia, and Margaret, the Priory is not anything greater than a rundown property inherited from their past due uncle-and the ideal environment for a much-needed vacation. but if a homicide sufferer is came upon within the drafty Priory halls, the as soon as unconcerned trio starts to worry that the ghostly rumors are actual and they're no longer on my own in the end! With a killer at the unfastened, will they locate themselves the subsequent sufferers of a supernatural predator, or will they discover a much more corporeal culprit?
What Readers Are Saying:
"One of the easiest tales Mrs. Heyer ever concocted, and naturally written in her personal inimitable kind, with lots of wit and dry humor."
Georgette Heyer wrote over fifty books, together with Regency romances, mysteries, and old fiction. Her barrister husband, Ronald Rougier, supplied some of the plots for her detective novels, that are vintage English nation condominium mysteries comparable to Agatha Christie. Heyer used to be mythical for her examine, ancient accuracy, artistic plots, and gleaming characterization.