The Courtesy of Death Author:Geoffrey Household "I AM SO SORRY THIS HAD TO HAPPEN," THE MURDERER SAID REGRETFULLY. — When Yarrow stumbled on the secret caves in which the sect held its primitive ceremonies, he opened a Pandora's box of eerie suspense and sudden death! The fanatic cult had a simple credo. Killing was permissible - even desirable - as long as an apology was offered... more » to the victim.
"Yarrow's battle against what appears to be overwhelming odds is gripping. Household's tale is not one that should be started late at night, It's liable to keep one up until the wee hours and the last page is turned." - MINNEAPOLIS TRIBUNE« less