Clarissa, the wife of a Foreign Office diplomat, is given to daydreaming. “Supposing I were to come down one
morning and find a dead body in the library, what should I do?’ she muses.
She has the chance to find out when she discovers a body – in her drawing-room!
Desperate to dispose of it, she persuades her guests to help her, all the time knowing that one of them must also be the killer. Now, supposing a police inspector were to arrive…?
‘I found myself turning the pages with mounting impatience… Osborne has again enhanced the original.’ -Sunday Telegraph