The Shape of a Stain Author:E. X. Ferrars Irma had been stabbed brutally. A long trail of blood led to the carpet in Rose Miall's neat little home, where Irma lay dead. But whoever killed Irma had not actually committed murder -- for Irma was a chimpanzee. — Detective Toby Dyke was told to leave the case. But he was intrigued by his suspects -- the beautiful, simple-minded K... more »atharine Peach...young Marti Virag, an utterly charming compulsive liar...the cool Dr. Glynne...and the mystifying trainer, Ingham.
And the more Toby Dyke probed the baffling question of "chimpicide," the more he wondered if murder -- human murder -- wasn't the answer after all...« less