Unnatural Death

Version: Unabridged
Author: Dorothy L. Sayers
Narrator: Ian Carmichael
Genres: Detective Stories
Publisher: BBC Audiobooks
Published In: March 2013
# of Units: 7 CDs
Length: 7 hours, 45 minutes
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Originally published in 1927, this third tale featuring the legendary Lord Peter Wimsey marked the emergence of this character as one of the most memorable in the genre. The lack of clues and leads doesn't stop Lord Peter from investigating the death of a wealthy woman and her maid--a case that puts his own life in danger.

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Written by Southeastern Wisconsin on August 18th, 2009

  • Book Rating: 5/5

These mysteries of Dorothy Sayers are time-honored classics. The narrator was wonderful. I'm looking forward to listening to more of these.

Author Details

Author Details

Sayers, Dorothy L.

Dorothy L. Sayers is the author of novels, short stories, poetry collections, essays, reviews and translations. Although she was a noted Christian scholar, she is most known for her detective fiction. Born in 1893, she was one of the first women to be awarded a degree from Oxford University. Her first book featuring Lord Peter Wimsey, "Whose Body?, " was published in 1923 and over the next 20 years more novels and short stories about the aristocratic amateur sleuth appeared. Dorothy L. Sayers is recognized as one of the greatest mystery writers of the 20th century.

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