The Attenbury Emeralds

Version: Unabridged
Author: Jill Paton Walsh
Narrator: Edward Petherbridge
Genres: Historical Fiction, Detective Stories
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Published In: March 2011
# of Units: 8 CDs
Length: 9 hours, 35 minutes
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Overview

The recovery of the magnificent gem in Lord Attenbury's dazzling heirloom launched a shell-shocked young aristocrat on his career as a detective in 1921. Now it is 1951: Lord Peter Wimsey has just shared the secrets of that mystery with his wife, detective novelist Harriet Vane. Then the new Lord Attenbury, grandson of Lord Peter's first client, seeks Wimsey's help to prove who owns the gigantic emerald. It will be the most challenging case he has ever faced.

Author Details

Author Details

Walsh, Jill Paton

Jill Paton Walsh, whose work includes the Booker Prize-nominated novel "Knowledge of Angels,""" took up the mantle of Dorothy L. Sayers with her "New York Times" bestselling completion of the Lord Peter Wimsey mystery, "Thrones, Dominations," followed by "A Presumption of Death." She is also the author of three previous Imogen Quy mysteries: "The Wyndham Case, A Piece of Justice "(which was shortlisted for the Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger Award), and "Debts of Dishonor," In 1996 she received the Commander of the Order of the British Empire, and was elected a fellow of the Royal Socie