Shroud for a Nightingale
An Adam Dalgliesh mystery by an award-winning, internationally acclaimed novelist.
Two student nurses lie dead, the great hospital nursing school of Nightingale House is shadowed with terror, and a secret medical world of sex, shame, and scandal is about to be exposed. It is the job of Adam Dalgliesh of Scotland Yard to probe even deeper into the macabre mystery and unmask a killer who operates as skillfully as a surgeon -- before the epidemic of evil gets completely out of hand.
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Review: Shroud for a Nightingale (Adam Dalgliesh #4)User Review - Alger - Goodreads
Not the best of James, not even the best of her Dalgliesh stories, but a solid mystery in the classic vein. The surprise is how James pulled off a very traditional plot line with remarkably few tricks ... Read full review
Review: Shroud for a Nightingale (Adam Dalgliesh #4)User Review - Martha - Goodreads
This book was published only in 1971, yet it feels like historical mystery in many respects, so much so that in another 20 years this book may need to be annotated to be understandable. Why must a ... Read full review