Why Shoot the Butler Author:Georgette Heyer A Rendezvous With Terror — A fine rain began to fall, and the light was fading quickly. Under Shirley's feet the ground was slippery wet. She entered the woods cautiously, feeling in the pocket of her coat for the reassuring butt of the automatic. — Over there to the right--yes, that must be it! A sort of summer house. Quite dark and empty, it... more » seemed. Steadying herself, she entered.
Her watch ticked loudly. Twenty past six, he was late. This was her last hope: would she be double-crossed now? Suddenly the scrape of a door handle gave her heart a frightened leap. . .
England's best-loved novelist, Georgette Heyer turns her wit to mystery, with terrifying results.« less