By the Pricking of My Thumbs (Tommy and Tuppence, Bk 4)
By the Pricking of My Thumbs - Tommy and Tuppence, Bk 4 Author:Agatha Christie While visiting Tommy's Aunt Ada at Sunny Ridge nursing home, Tuppence encounters some odd residents including Mrs. Lancaster who mystifies her with talk about "your poor child" and "something behind the fireplace." — When Aunt Ada dies a few weeks later she leaves Tommy and Tuppence a painting. Tuppence is sure she has see... more »n the house in it before, a recognition that takes her on a dangerous adventure involving a missing tombstone, diamond smuggling, and a horrible discovery of what Mrs. Lancaster was talking about.« less
A sweet old lady disappears from a rest home following the death of her friend. And that charming detective team, Tommy and Tuppence Beresford, are drawn into one of the most baffling cases of their careers.