By P.D. James
Books on Tape- Collector's variation- nine- ninety min tapes. An Adam Dalgliesh secret. while Dr Lorrimer performed scientist, he used to be chilly and cold. whilst he performed corpse, he was once chilly and bloody. What did he comprehend that made a person kill him?.... input Adam Dalgliesh, leader inspector of Scotland backyard. Dalgliesh appears to be like at humans and occasions clinically. For him there is continually extra to human habit, rather homicide, than the obvious....."Murder and secret: one among her top yet." ( Publishers Weekly)
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I wasn't aware there was anything to know, except that he was a forensic biologist. " With the resilience of youth, Brenda Pridmore had recovered quickly from the shock of finding Lorrimer's body. She had resolutely refused to be taken home and by the time Dalgliesh was ready to see her she was perfectly calm and, indeed, anxious to tell her story. With her cloud of rich auburn hair and her freckled wind-tanned face she looked the picture of bucolic health. But the grey eyes were intelligent, the mouth sensitive and gentle.
Only the two Police Liaison Officers and Lorrimer as the Deputy Security Officer were authorized to lock up. He or the Police Liaison Officer on duty was responsible for ensuring that no staff were left on the premises and that all the internal doors were shut before the alarm was set, and the front door finally locked for the night. " "And these other keys found on the body, the three in this leather pouch and the single key. " "Not the three in the pouch. One is obviously his car key. But the single one looks very like the key to the Wren chapel.
After all, the caller couldn't rely on his not noticing that Edwin hadn't come home last night until he didn't get his early tea brought to him. As it happens, he went off to bed quite happily. But the hoaxer couldn't have known that. " "Was there any reason to suppose that old Mr. " "He was supposed to be admitted to Addenbrooke's hospital in the afternoon for treatment of a skin complaint. I think the whole Biology Lab knew. He used to telephone often enough, fretting about the arrangements and whether Edwin would get time off to drive him there.