By the Watchman's Clock Author:Leslie Ford A Young Girl- A strange murder-and the clue of the watchman's clock — "Slowly I turned to face the hall and the doorway. I waited in an agony of suspense. The great house was as silent as an empty grave, with the pulse of time beating eternally against it; tick, tock; tick, tock; tick, tock... — Gradually I relaxed and let my hand drop, until-I ... more »shrieked and turned- and raised my hand dripping with blood. I stared at it like a maniac, and then at the thing it had touched..."« less
Leslie Ford is an author who books are set during the 30's thru 50's when the life styles and morals were so difference from today's society. If anyone is a fan of books set during these years, I think an of her books will be enjoyable to read. Each one is a mystery and a lot of them have the same characters in them.