E. C. R. Lorac – A Bit of Wire-Pulling


A short story from British Library Crime Classic The Christmas Card Crime and Other Stories.

‘Its a very rare thing for a murder to be committed actually in the presence of a police officer.’

Or so it was thought….

After the police fail to trace the writer behind a series of threatening letters to wealthy industrialist Sir Charles Leighton, he demands constant police protection. And thus it is up to Inspector Lang to accompany the man to a bridge party on New Years Eve – and track down his killer….

Author: E. C. R. Lorac
Narrator: Gordon Griffin
Duration: 17 minutes
Released: 18 Jan 2012
Publisher: Soundings
Language: English

User Review:

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Short stories that are perfect for short drives. Stories that were not so engrossing that I could not stop listening, but entertaining enough to make the drive go by quick.