Treachert in Type Author:Josephine Tey Plagiarism Can Be Deadly! — Anita Armstrong, once a bestselling author, is now the widowed Mrs. Grosshouse, living in impecunious obsurity in the quiet Devon countryside. Mrs Grosshouse takes up her pen after forty years and begins a historical romance that will, she hopes, restore her reputation and bank account. But her plans are ruined when he... more »r young secretary Judy copies the manuscript and sells it to a publisher as her own work.
Judy reaps fame and fortune from her plagurized work, but things soon turn sour when her boyfriend and co-conspirator is found naked and very dead in the Thames and when her fraud is declared publicly. But things get even worse her own life is threatened. Who is behind these crimes? Are they acts of revenge or merely red herrings that cover up a deeper crime?« less