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Audiobook Downloadable / ISBN-13: 9781409191001

Price: £19.99

ON SALE: 25th April 2019

Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

The most famous of all locked-room mysteries – a classic in the crime genre.

‘The first deadly walking of the hollow man took place when the side streets of London were quiet with snow and the three coffins of the prophecy were filled at last…’

The murderer of Dr Grimauld walked through a locked door, shot his victim and vanished. He killed his second victim in the middle of an empty street, with watchers at each end, yet nobody saw him, and he left no footprints in the snow.

And so it is up to the irrepressible, larger-than-life Dr Gideon Fell to solve this most famous and taxing of locked-room mysteries.

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Very few detective stories baffle me nowadays, but Mr Carr's always do
Agatha Christie