fiction crime mystery mysterious medium-paced

240 pages | first published 1936

Description

When a woman's body washes up on an isolated stretch of beach on the southern coast of England, Scotland Yard's Inspector Alan Grant is on the case. But the inquiry into her death turns into a nightmare of false leads and baffling clues. Was there...
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Community Reviews

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Moods

mysterious 100%
relaxing 50%
adventurous 25%
funny 25%
lighthearted 25%

Pace

medium 75%
fast 25%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 50% | Plot: 50%

Strong character development?

No: 100%

Loveable characters?

No: 50% | Yes: 50%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 75% | Yes: 25%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 100%

Average rating

3.57