Death in the Devil's Acre

CD - unabridged
Audio (8 discs)
Product Number: CP547
Released: Mar 16, 2010
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781440776922
Narrator/s: Davina Porter
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Description

Acclaimed author Anne Perry delivers another installment of the Charlotte and Thomas Pitt mystery series, which includes the novels Bluegate Fields (H1421) and Callander Square (H1083). Two dead bodies have been discovered, both similarly mutilated. As Inspector Thomas Pitt examines one body, he recognizes the man from a previous case. With the help of his perceptive wife, Charlotte, Thomas intends to solve this gruesome crime.

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eAudio
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Author(s): Anne Perry
Narrator(s): Davina Porter
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Product Number Z00757
Released: Mar 28, 2011
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ISBN: #9781449886158
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Author(s): Anne Perry
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Product Number EB00052958
Released: Aug 13, 2013
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Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: #9781453219119

Professional reviews

"Davina Porter has done most, if not all, of Perry's Victorian-era mysteries, so her superb performance of this one comes as no surprise. She is convincing as male or female of any social stratum--and one's place in society was of utmost importance in those days. Here, Charlotte Pitt, wife of Inspector Thomas Pitt, pushes at the limits of the behavior of a dutiful wife as she helps him solve a series of gruesome murders that happen in a tawdry section of London. Somehow the lurid details don't sound so bad in Porter's crisp diction. Perry empathizes with the situation of Victorian women, both low and high born, so it's no accident that her novels feature gritty ladies of all classes. J.B.G. (c) AudioFile 2004, Portland, Maine"

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