‘Few writers in the genre today have Hill's gifts: formidable intelligence, quick humour, compassion and a prose style that blends elegance and grace' Sunday TimesJoe Sixsmith is going west, though only as far the Llanffugiol Choral Festival in Wales. But his plans are interrupted when they happen upon a burning house with a mysterious woman trapped inside.
`Hill is an instinctive and complete novelist who is blessed with a spontaneous storytelling gift'
Frances Fyfield, Mail on Sunday
`Reginald Hill stands head and shoulders above any other writer of homebred crime fiction'
`This is high-speed pantomine... with plenty of sly dialogue to spice the action'
Frances Fyfield, Mail on Sunday (of Singing the Sadness)
Series: Joe Sixsmith
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 29th April 2010
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 12.9 x 20.0 x 1.6
Weight (kg): 0.18