Murder on a Winter’s Night
The halls are decked, the mistletoe hung, snow falling gently outside the window – and in the shadows, evil waits for darkness to fall. So draw up a chair, throw another log on the fire, and allow ten of history’s greatest crime writers to surprise, delight and chill you to the bone with classic winter mysteries full of twists, turns, and treachery.
In the bleak midwinter … murder awaits.The halls might be decked, and the mistletoe hung, but in these ten classic crime stories you’re more likely to come across a corpse under the Christmas tree than a present. From a Santa Claus with a secret to a violent theft that snowballs into something quite unexpected, pull up a chair, throw another log on the fire … and let history’s greatest crime writers surprise, delight and chill you to the bone. Featuring stories by Dorothy L. Sayers, Arthur Conan Doyle, Cyril Hare, Margery Allingham, Mark Billingham and more…