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by Wilkie Collins | Read by Clive Swift, Chris Larkin, Delia Paton, Bill Homewood, and Neville Jason

Clive Swift and Chris Larkin lead an ensemble of talented storytellers to take on this classic story of mystery and suspense. Accents are handled with professionalism and round out the creation of the characters’ clearly defined personalities. The narrators also build tension in their deliveries and are both haunting and detailed in their descriptions. Musical interludes add to this production, creating a sense of time and place. Listeners will be astonished by the effectiveness of this early form of the detective mystery. R.O. © AudioFile 2014, Portland, Maine