The first of the classic mysteries featuring governess-turned-detective Miss Silver, who investigates a deadly conspiratorial ring.
Blackmail, kidnapping and murder is what meets Charles Moray return to England. A gang is using his family home for a meetings, held by a man wearing a grey mask. And what makes it impossible to go to the police, is the fact that his ex-fiancee Margaret Langton is involved.
A friend suggests involving a private enquiry agent. Charles Moray goes to the meeting Miss Maud Silver, unsure how she is possibly going to help…
I have loved the Miss Silver mysteries since I was a teenager. These are my go to comfort reads and listens to.
Diana Bishop narration brings alive Miss Silver, the mysteries and romance of the stories.