Not sure if this is a good story or not, the narration is so dreadful its a complete distraction from the story. I wont bother with any more of this s..Show More »eries if the narrator is the same for all. Publishers really do need to ensure they employ professional voice actors.
This is an early classic mystery, from the days when a detective story was above all an intellectual puzzle. The detective is gentle and well-drawn, w..Show More »ithout the convoluted personal life that is de regular in modern whodunnits. The author plays fair with the reader, and doesn't fall back on the device of introducing totally implausible backstory to explain the denouement. He takes you with him as the though processes unfold.