- Author Ngaio Marsh
- Narrator James Saxon
- Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
- Run Time 8 hours and 31 minutes
- Format Audio
- Genre Classic crime and mystery fiction.
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What to expect
The luxury mansion on New Zealand’s Lake Waihoe was the ideal place for the world-famous soprano to rest after her triumphant tour. Chief Superintendent Alleyn and his wife were among the house guests – but theirs was not a social visit.
When tragedy struck, the peace of the island was shattered. With a houseful of suspects, now isolated by one of the lake’s sudden storms, Alleyn was to face one of his trickiest cases…