She brought to the detective novel originality, intelligence, energy and wit. P. D. James Her books are English Literature at its best. Her plots are finely tuned and her Lord Peter Wimsey is delightful The Times (letter) I admire her novels ... she has great fertility of invention, ingenuity and a wonderful eye for detail Ruth Rendell D. L. Sayers is one of the best detective story writers. E. C. Bentley, Daily Telegraph
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About the Author
Dorothy L. Sayers was born in 1893. She was one of the first women to be awarded a degree by Oxford University, and later she became a copywriter at an ad agency. In 1923 she published her first novel featuring the aristocratic detective Lord Peter Wimsey, who became one of the world's most popular fictional heroes. She died in 1957.