Wycliff and the Pea-Green Boat Author:W.J. Burley When Cedric Tremain is charged with the murder of his father - by booby trapping the old man's fishing boat - all the locals agree that this just wouldn't be Cedric's sort of crime. But the case against him is seemingly airtight: he has the motive, the know-how, the opportunity, and hard circumstantial evidence against him is plentiful. So the o... more »bvious happens - Cedric is arrested.
But all is not so simple to minds like that of Chief Superintendent Wycliffe - the highly individual English policeman with a steel-trap brain.« less