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by | Read by Nigel Anthony

Mystery & Suspense • 8.75 hrs. • Unabridged • © 1973

This is a vintage Rendell murder mystery about a cruel prank gone awry. Inspector Wexford solves the mystery of a young woman found murdered in a quarry during an outdoor rock concert. Actor Nigel Anthony narrates the tale with the professionalism BBC listeners have come to expect. His Wexford is perfectly portrayed, with just the right note of hearty gruffness. His Inspector Burden portrayal has the slight air of priggishness we recognize as part of Burden's character. Even his female characters are well acted, especially the rabbit-like witness who sees the victim walking to her death. Nigel Anthony provides mystery lovers with a memorable listening experience. D.L.G. © AudioFile 2002, Portland, Maine [Published: APR/MAY 02]



Trade Ed. • BBC Audiobooks America • 1998

CD ISBN 978-1-60998-270-6 $29.95 • Six CDs

DD ISBN $39.95


Library Ed. • BBC Audiobooks America • 1998

CD ISBN 9780792775003 $59.95 • CDs

DD ISBN 9780792775010 $39.95

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