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A short story from British Library Crime Classic The Christmas Card Crime and Other Stories

Car trouble and poor weather lead John Bradley to Lark Cottage, the home of Lucy Shaw and her young daughter, Julia. Her husband, serving a life sentence for murder, has escaped from Lanforth Prison, and she implores her unexpected visitor to stay the night. 

Listeners will love this rare short story from John Bingham and the unexpected twist.

©1954 Estate of John Bingham (P)2018 Soundings

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I found this story line moved along too slowly for my liking. I got bored with it.