The Case is Closed

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Hodder & Stoughton, Sep 12, 2005 - Fiction - 300 pages
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The Everton murder case has long been closed. The culprit has been charged with the murder of his uncle and has served a year of his sentence already. Or has he?

The evidence against Geoffrey Grey is convincing but his wife believes in his innocence. And so does her young cousin, Hilary, who decides to solve the mystery herself.

But when Hilary herself is nearly murdered she turns in desperation to her ex-fiance for help. He calls upon the services of Miss Silver to help solve another mystery, which she does in her own original style..

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User Review  - rosalita - LibraryThing

Months after her cousin's husband is convicted of murdering his uncle, Hilary Carew is drawn into the closed case by a chance encounter on a train with the dead man's housekeeper, whose strange talk ... Read full review

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Patricia Wentworth , The Case is Closed is on of those classic readers we should all read and enjoy. Not only are we met with her literary talents, but we also are engaged with the day, set and time of the era. Read full review

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About the author (2005)

Patricia Wentworth was born in Uttarakhand, India but as a young girl moved to London to study at Blackheath High School for Girls.

After writing several romances she turned her hand to crime fiction. She wrote dozens of bestselling mysteries before her death in 1961, and is recognised as one of the mistresses of classic crime fiction.

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