He turned the corner of Canal Street, Jericho, on the afternoon of Wednesday, October 3rd. He hadn't planned a second visit. But he was back later the same day - as the officer in charge of a suicide investigation
© Colin Dexter; (P) Macmillan Publishers Ltd
"The writing is highly intelligent, the atomosphere melancholy, the effect haunting." (Daily Telegraph)
Some of the Morse plots work in the abridged versions but this one somehow doesn't - masterly narration by Kevin Whately but the plot feels disjointed and fractured somehow.
I'm sure the full story is less confusing. Morse comes across as a morose bigot with few redeeming character traits.
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