Wanda McCaddon's narration perfectly reflects Britain in the period between the Wars. Set in mid-1930s England and Scotland but also recounting events from a century earlier, this audiobook is a mystery from a more genteel era. Upon inheriting a country cottage, Upson's Josephine Tey soon finds herself investigating not only a recent death but also the disappearance of a previous occupant of the cottage a century before. McCaddon is ideally suited for delivering the lead character's Scottish brogue, and she skillfully fleshes out the other players in the story as well. Her rustic accents appropriately portray the tough rural life of the nineteenth century. K.J.P. © AudioFile 2014, Portland, Maine [Published: NOVEMBER 2014]
Trade Ed. Tantor Media 2014
CD ISBN 9781494501327 $44.99 Ten CDs
MP3-CD ISBN 9781494551322 $29.99 One MP3-CDs
DD ISBN multiple sources
Library Ed. Tantor Media 2014
CD ISBN 9781494531324 $90.99 Ten CDs
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