Seven Dead by J FarjeonSeven Dead by J Farjeon

Seven Dead

byJ Farjeon

Paperback | February 6, 2018

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Ted Lyte, amateur thief, has chosen an isolated house by the coast for his first robbery. But Haven House is no ordinary country home. While hunting for silverware to steal, Ted stumbles upon a locked room containing seven dead bodies.

Detective Inspector Kendall takes on the case with the help of passing yachtsman Thomas Hazeldean. The search for the house's absent owners brings Hazeldean across the Channel to Boulogne, where he finds more than one motive to stay and investigate.

Seven Dead is an atmospheric crime novel first published in 1939.

J. JEFFERSON FARJEON(1883-1955) was the author of more than sixty crime and thriller novels. His work was highly acclaimed in his day; Dorothy L. Sayers wrote that 'Jefferson Farjeon is quite unsurpassed for creepy skill in mysterious adventures'. Farjeon is now best known as the author ofNumber Seventeen, a play that was adapted for t...
Title:Seven DeadFormat:PaperbackDimensions:8 × 5.25 × 1 inPublished:February 6, 2018Publisher:Poisoned Pen Press, Inc.Language:English

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ISBN - 10:1464209081

ISBN - 13:9781464209086

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Editorial Reviews

"Farjeon's gift for striking hooks (Mystery in White, 2016, etc.) reaches a perverse pinnacle in this reprint from 1939 by the British Library of Crime Classics."