Peculiar things happen at the Mariell family residence: corridors are suddenly choked by the heat of unseen fires and echo with the chilling sound of a child's distant laughter. And not even skeptical supernatural investigator David Ash knows how to combat the home's terrible secret.
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Agatha Christie buffs will derive amusement as well as information from this little book. Clues to the personal life of Christie's Belgian detective are sparse, but Hart has assiduously collected them ... Read full review
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