Lord Peter & Harriet Vane are on their honeymoon. Arriving at the estate, they settle in even though the owner is nowhere to be found. When he turns up dead the honeymoon turns into a murder investigation. Lots of twists and turns ensue.
A cozy British murder mystery where the murders are unusual. This is a procedural novel with a moderate plot. Often termed as a “thinking man’s mystery.” #11 in Lord Peter Wimsey series. 1937, 403 pages.