“Miss Marple has endured as the quintessential amateur sleuth, using intellect and intuition to solve crimes. She is the sort of character that makes a cozy truly cozy.” (Nevada Barr, New York Times bestselling author of the Anna Pigeon mysteries)
“A puzzle that is tortuous, surprising and finally satisfying.” (Sunday Express (London))
“Miss Marple is spry, shrewd and compassionate.” (Sunday Telegraph)
From the Back Cover
Soon after Gwenda moved into her new home, oddthings started to happen. Despite her best efforts tomodernize the house, she only succeeded in dredgingup its past. Worse, she felt an irrational sense ofterror every time she climbed the stairs.
In fear, Gwenda turned to Miss Marple to exorciseher ghosts. Between them, they were to solve a“perfect” crime committed many years before.