Winner of the CWA Crime Awards Silver Dagger


Two men lie in a welter of blood in the vestry of St Matthew's Church, Paddington, thier throats brutally slashed. One is Sir Paul Berowne, a baronet and recently-resigned Minister of the Crown, the other an alcoholic vagrant. Dalgliesh and his team, set up to investigate crimes of particular sensitivity, are faced with a case of extraordinary complexity as they discover the Berowne family's veneer of prosperous gentility conceals ugly and dangerous secrets.

A Taste for Death, P. D. James

  • ISBN 9780571350742

    Pages: 639

    H: 20cm W: 13cm  D: 3.8cm