Part of the new look for Hercule Poirot titles for the 21st century.
Read by Hugh Fraser, who plays Captain Hastings in the popular TV series.
A few weeks after marrying an attractive young widow, Gordon Cloade is tragically killed by a bomb blast in the London blitz. Overnight, the former Mrs Underhay finds herself in sole possession of the Cloade family fortune.
Shortly afterwards, Hercule Poirot receives a visit from the dead man's sister-in-law who claims she has been warned by `spirits' that Mrs Underhay's first husband is still alive. Poirot has his suspicions when he is asked to find a missing person guided only by the spirit world. Yet what mystifies Poirot most is the woman's true motive for approaching him...
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Weight: 195 g
Dimensions: 142 x 139 x 16 mm
Edition: Unabridged edition
`One of the best... her gift for blending the cosy with the macabre has seldom been more in evidence than it is here.'
Elizabeth Bowen, Tatler
`Told briskly, vivaciously, and with ever-fertile imagination.'
Manchester Evening News
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