Still the most popular time


The Lady Came by Night.

by Brett Halliday,

London: Jarrolds, 1954

Well, she would, wouldn’t she? I think this one’s inadvertent, but I’m not sure.

It’s not at all Improving. And the author did also write Murder and the Married Virgin.

And that cover art — could it get any more arch? And yet …


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It won't surprise you to learn that I'm quite keen on books, and spend as much of my spare time as possible picking over second hand book stalls and charity book sales with my surprisingly delicate claws.