The Case of the Negligent Nymph

The Case of the Negligent Nymph

‘Tantalising on every page and brilliant’ Scott Turow, bestselling author of Presumed Innocent

She pulled herself out of the water and into a canoe and gasped, ‘I don’t know who you are … but you’d better paddle like hell!’ Flashlights appeared on the shore. Someone shouted ‘There she is!’ but Perry Mason was doing as he was told for a change, paddling into the night, with a strange girl, towards the hottest water he had ever been in.

By morning, Mason was in all the papers – wanted for robbery. By afternoon, he had a second client – in jail. Then murder arrived and he was precipitated into the tensest battle of his career.
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

On Sale: 14th December 2014

Price: £7.99

ISBN-13: 9781471908552

Reviews

Amazing originality
NEW YORK TIMES
Millions of Americans never seem to tire of Gardner's thrillers
NEW YORK TIMES
Tantalising on every page and brilliant
Scott Turow, author of Presumed Innocent and Testimony
For fans of classic hard-boiled whodunits, this is a time machine back to an exuberant era of snappy patter, stakeouts, and double-crosses
LA TIMES
No one has ever matched Gardner for swift, sure exposition
KIRKUS
You know Perry Mason ... and that is what makes the Perry Mason stories worthwhile
NEW YORK TIMES