The new-look series of Miss Marple books for the 21st century. As
Jane Marple sat basking in the Caribbean sunshine she felt mildly
discontented with life. True, the warmth eased her rheumatism, but
here in paradise nothing ever happened. Eventually, her interest
was aroused by an old soldier's yarn about a strange coincidence.
Infuriatingly, just as he was about to show her an astonishing
photograph, the Major's attention wandered. He never did finished