Night at the Mocking Widow (Sir Henry Merrivale)
Night at the Mocking Widow - Sir Henry Merrivale Author:Carter Dickson The vicious and vitriolic accusations in the letters being mailed to residents of Stoke Druid seemed just so much unsubstantiated drivel -- until poor, mouselike Cordelia Martin was discovered drowned in the River Lea. And when the writer of the malicious missives threatened to make a personal appearance in the very near future, the victimized v... more »illagers were certain that even more death was on its way, special delivery!
i've never read a book quite like this. it's a mystery, sure... but i guess it could be called a cozy mystery. i can see the appeal of cozy mysteries now that i've read one. this was well written and had a great pace.