Help the Poor Struggler by Martha Grimes audiobook

Help the Poor Struggler: A Richard Jury Novel

By Martha Grimes
Read by Steve West

Simon & Schuster Audio 9780316328845
6.46 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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Around bleak Dartmoor, where the Hound of the Baskervilles once bayed, three children have been brutally murdered. Now Richard Jury of Scotland Yard joins forces with a hot-tempered local constable named Brian Macalvie to track down the killer. The trail begins at a desolate pub, Help the Poor Struggler. It leads straight to the estate of Lady Jessica, a ten-year-old orphaned heiress who lives with her mysterious uncle and ever-changing series of governesses. And as suspense spreads across the forbidding landscape, an old injustice returns to haunt Macalvie…with clues that link a murder in the distant past with a killing yet to come.

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Summary

Summary

Around bleak Dartmoor, where the Hound of the Baskervilles once bayed, three children have been brutally murdered. Now Richard Jury of Scotland Yard joins forces with a hot-tempered local constable named Brian Macalvie to track down the killer. The trail begins at a desolate pub, Help the Poor Struggler. It leads straight to the estate of Lady Jessica, a ten-year-old orphaned heiress who lives with her mysterious uncle and ever-changing series of governesses. And as suspense spreads across the forbidding landscape, an old injustice returns to haunt Macalvie…with clues that link a murder in the distant past with a killing yet to come.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Brilliantly successful…packs a powerful literary punch.” Robert Barnard
“A superior writer.” New York Times Book Review 
“A star in the mystery genre...An elegant writer and inventor of dazzling plots.” Publishers Weekly
“Vintage Grimes…Chills the blood without missing a beat.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author Bio: Martha Grimes

Author Bio: Martha Grimes

Martha Grimes is the author of more than thirty books, twenty-four of them featuring Scotland Yard Inspector Richard Jury. In 1983, she received the Nero Wolfe Award for best mystery of the year for The Anodyne Necklace. She is the winner of the 2012 Mystery Writers of America Grandmaster Award.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 6.46
Audience: Adult
Language: English