The Voice

The Voice

An ordinary day – which turns to blackmail and murder.
Classic crime from one of the greats of the Detection Club

What seemed like an ordinary phone call in the middle of the afternoon suddenly plunges its recipient, Simon Crete, into a plot of blackmail and murder.

‘Tell him it’s no use. I haven’t got it,’ the mystery woman’s voice cried desperately down the line. But who was she? And why was she ringing a man whom she had never seen?
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

On Sale: 21st May 2014

Price: £7.99

ISBN-13: 9781471910258

Reviews

Anthony Gilbert's novels show the unsensational type of detective story at its best
DAILY TELEGRAPH
Fast, light, likeable
NEW YORK TIMES
Well-plotted, fast-moving - brilliant
Nashville Banner
No author is more skilled at making a good story seem brilliant
SUNDAY EXPRESS
Unquestionably a most intelligent author. Gifts of ingenuity, style and character drawing
SUNDAY TIMES
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
The plot is knife-edge tension all the way
BELFAST TELEGRAPH
If there is one author whose books need to be widely available, it is Gilbert
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