Gladys Mitchell

Death Comes at Christmas

Death Comes at Christmas

A classic Christmas murder mystery


The perfect classic crime story to cosy up with this winter. Amateur sleuth Mrs Bradley investigates a puzzling Christmas mystery . . .

First published in 1936 as Dead Men's Morris.

'Mrs Bradley is an amateur sleuth to rival Miss Marple... A delight' Guardian

It is December and Mrs Bradley has left London behind for a relaxing visit to the Oxfordshire countryside.

Then, on Christmas Eve, a local solicitor is found dead by the river. Everyone believes that he suffered a heart attack - but Mrs Bradley is suspicious, and is soon investigating a series of disturbing clues.

As the frost thaws and spring begins, the inimitable detective must work fast if she is to protect the people close to her from a resourceful killer...

'The equal of Dorothy L. Sayers and Agatha Christie' Independent

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