Tenant for the Tomb

Tenant for the Tomb

When an accident begins to look like murder…
Classic crime from one of the greats of the Detection Club

On a quiet country station, Detective Arthur Crook, waiting for the train to London, witnessed a near-fatal accident. Despite the arm of her companion, Miss Imogen Garland slipped and almost fell under the train. No harm was done, and Arthur Crook might not have thought anything more about it had not a newspaper item a few weeks later caught his eye. Miss Garland had once again been involved in an accident, this time fatal. Only it was not Miss Garland who had died . . .
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

On Sale: 21st May 2014

Price: £7.99

ISBN-13: 9781471910371

Reviews

Fast, light, likeable
NEW YORK TIMES
Unquestionably a most intelligent author. Gifts of ingenuity, style and character drawing
SUNDAY TIMES
No author is more skilled at making a good story seem brilliant
SUNDAY EXPRESS
Anthony Gilbert's novels show the unsensational type of detective story at its best
DAILY TELEGRAPH
Anthony Gilbert shared with other successful crime writers a combination of writing talent and clever plotting skills necessary to make it in detective fiction's Golden Age ... Along with Agatha Christie [he] had a talent to deceive
mysteryfile.com
If there is one author whose books need to be widely available, it is Gilbert
Inkquilletc.blogspot
The plot is knife-edge tension all the way
BELFAST TELEGRAPH
Ingenious plot leavened with sly humour
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