Featuring the famous Commander Adam Dalgliesh, Devices and Desires is a thrilling and
insightfully crafted novel of fallible people caught in a net of secrets,
ambitions, and schemes on a lonely stretch of Norfolk coastline.
Commander Dalgliesh of Scotland Yard has just published a
new book of poems and has taken a brief respite from publicity on the remote
Larksoken headland on the Norfolk coast in a converted windmill left to him by
his aunt. But he cannot so easily escape murder. A psychotic strangler of young
women is at large in Norfolk, and getting nearer to Larksoken with every
killing. And when Dalgliesh discovers the murdered body of the Acting
Administrative Officer on the beach, he finds himself caught up in the passions
and dangerous secrets of the headland community and in one of the most baffling
murder cases of his career. Download and start listening now!