Fear by Night: A Golden Age Mystery by Patricia WentworthFear by Night: A Golden Age Mystery by Patricia Wentworth

Fear by Night: A Golden Age Mystery

byPatricia Wentworth

Paperback | July 4, 2016

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“Are you sure? Don’t I inherit anything?”

“Not unless something happens to Miss Ann Vernon.”

Ann Vernon won’t marry her boyfriend Charles Anstruther, opting instead to become secretary to an old lady. She accompanies Mrs Halliday aboard the cruise-ship Emma, which eventually drops anchor at Loch Dhu, a remote and almost deserted Scottish lake. But what monstrous terror holds the region in its thrall? What is the secret of the island to which Ann gets taken? And what does Charles Anstruther find there when he comes to look for Ann?

Fear by Night was originally published in 1934. This new edition features an introduction by crime fiction historian Curtis Evans.

“When I pick up a book by Patricia Wentworth I think, now to enjoy myself—and I always do.” Mary Dell, Daily Mirror

Patricia Wentworth was born Dora Amy Elles in India in 1877 (not 1878 as has sometimes been stated). She was first educated privately in India, and later at Blackheath School for Girls. Her first husband was George Dillon, with whom she had her only child, a daughter. She also had two stepsons from her first marriage, one of whom died ...
Title:Fear by Night: A Golden Age MysteryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:218 pages, 7.81 × 5.06 × 0.46 inPublished:July 4, 2016Publisher:Dean Street PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1911413252

ISBN - 13:9781911413257