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by | Read by Jonathan Keeble

Mystery & Suspense • 10.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2009

Hill is one of the best crime writers around, as he proves in the latest installment in his Dalziel/Pascoe procedurals. What makes it an outstanding listen is Jonathan Keeble’s ability to portrait Dalziel as a complete hedonist while somehow keeping him lovable. And while Pascoe has mellowed through the years, Keeble allows just a hint of his priggish personality to sneak through in this fine performance. Hill delivers his usual assortment of fleshed-out villains, this time including a diminutive mastermind and her psychopathic brother. Keeble keeps it all sailing smoothly along at a lively pace while never missing a chance to milk all the humor out of Dalziel’s famous bons mots. D.G. © AudioFile 2010, Portland, Maine [Published: AUGUST 2010]



Library Ed. • Recorded Books/Clipper Audio • 2009

CS ISBN 978-1-4074-4949-4 $72.75 • Nine cassettes

CD ISBN 978-1-4407-7858-2 $102.75 • Nine CDs

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