In this third Drury
Lane novel, the elderly detective is aided by Patience Thumm in the
investigation of the mysterious death of a corrupt state senator. Senator
Fawcett, a man with many enemies, is found stabbed to death in his study. Patience
and her father, Inspector Thumm, try to unravel the web of circumstantial
evidence that has enmeshed an innocent man. Patience refuses to be beaten by a
lack of evidence and, with the help of Drury Lane, finally stops an execution
and brings the true criminal to justice. Download and start listening now!