Tilling Green was a charming little village nestling in the Ledshire countryside. Not at all the sort of place you would expect to find an anonymous letter writer. And when one of the recipients, a young woman, was found drowned in the lake belonging to the Manor House, Miss Silver was persuaded to go and investigate. Valentine Grey, the pretty young heiress from the Manor House, was marrying one Gilbert Earle, but on the night of Valentine's pre-wedding party Jason Leigh, Valentine's former love, returned after months without a word. Valentine discovered Gilbert in a compromising situation with her guardian's wife. And several people received extremely nasty letters. Connie Brooks knew who had written those letters. But on the same night, she was murdered...
©1955 Patricia Wentworth Turnbull (P)2014 Audible, Inc.
"Someone is sending poison pen letters-how horrid!"
Top end of the middle of the list
At the end when the little boy is in danger- I held my breath !
All of her Miss Silver stories, this one is in the middle of the pack
Frank Abbott and Miss Silver genuinely care about each other's well being.
Do get this on audiobook but try one of the five star ones first - maybe The Case of William Smith or Dangerpoint.
Report Inappropriate Content
If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.