By Georgette Heyer
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Every family members has secrets and techniques, however the Fountains' are turning deadly?
On a depressing evening, alongside a lonely kingdom highway, barrister Frank Amberley stops to assist a tender woman in misery and discovers a activities automobile with a corpse in the back of the wheel. the lady protests her innocence, and Amberley believes her?at least until eventually he will get drawn into the secret and the clues incriminating Shirley Brown start to upload up?
In an English country-house homicide secret with a twist, it is the butler who is the sufferer, each clue complicates the puzzle, and the bumbling police are well-meaning yet thoroughly baffled. thankfully, in ferreting out a determined killer, beginner sleuth Amberley is as fantastic as he's smug, yet this time he is not yes he desires to comprehend the truth?
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