By Freeman Wills Crofts

ISBN-10: 1464203822

ISBN-13: 9781464203824

'As lovely a section of labor as Inspector French has performed ... at the point of Mr Crofts' best possible; that is announcing something.' – day-by-day TelegraphDr James Earle and his spouse reside in cozy seclusion close to the Hog's again, a ridge within the North Downs within the appealing Surrey geographical region. while Dr Earle disappears from his cottage, Inspector French is named in to enquire. firstly he suspects an easy household intrigue – and starts to discover an online of romantic entanglements underneath the couple's peaceable rural life.The case quickly takes a extra advanced flip. folks vanish mysteriously, one among Dr Earle's condominium visitors between them. what's the reason behind the disappearances? If the lacking humans were murdered, what could be the reason? This fiendishly complex puzzle is one who simply Inspector French can solve.Freeman Wills Crofts used to be a grasp of the intricately and ingeniously plotted detective novel, and The Hog's again secret exhibits him on the peak of his powers. This re-creation of a vintage secret is brought by way of the crime fiction professional Martin Edwards.

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As you continue on your way, you sense that someone is still behind you. You decide to cross to the other side of the street. The Tapper does the same thing as you do. All kinds of frightening thoughts pass through your mind as you try to lose the stranger. You hope you'll see a police officer, but there's no one in sight. All the stores are closed. The streets are deserted. You wish you hadn't stayed so long at the arcade. You sneak alongside parked cars and quickly scamper across the street again.

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