Madam Will You Talk Author:Mary Stewart When Charity Selborne arrived in the picturesque French resort town of Avignon, she had no way of knowing that she was to become the principal player in the last act of a strange and brutal tragedy. — Most of it had already been played. There had been love-and lust-and revenge and fear and murder. — And now the killer, with blood enough on his han... more »ds, was waiting in the wings.« less
If you like suspense/romance novels, this is one of Mary Stewart's best. The chase across France, where the heroine is being pursued by a sinister stranger in a fast car, is one of my favorite reads in any book of this type. Stewart writes in a more literary style than most mystery/romance writers but for my money it makes the book much more enjoyable. Note that these were written much earlier (I believe it was originally published in the 50's, and is set in that time period) than the publication date on this edition might make you think.