The Nine Tailors Author:Dorothy Sayers aristocratic sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey and his valet are storm-bound over the New Year at a rectory in east Anglia. While there, Peter willingly lends a hand in the ringing of a New Year's Eve peal of the ancient church bells. Some months later, a headless, disfigured corpse is discovered ina fresh grave in the churchyard, and the rector summon... more »s Lord Peter to help. Deemed one of the best mysteries ever-writte. This is not a mystery you will be able to figure out - but you will feel very satisfied at the end!« less
I listened to this book because I had heard that it was considered one of the 10 best mysteries ever written. I would agree. When I got to the end, I had to go back a bit and then think a bit, and then I began to understand - what an amazing end to a mystery. I've never read any other like it, and I've read a lot of mysteries!