By J. M. Gregson
Detective Sergeant Clyde Northcott – DCI Peach’s tall, black, strong protégé – has no real interest in becoming a member of the snooty Birch Lane Tennis membership. So it really is unlucky for him whilst committee member Olive Crawshaw makes a decision he could be the ideal talisman for the club’s new, and debatable, coverage to recruit contributors from a much broader ethnic and social background.
Clyde quickly unearths himself thrust into an unique neighborhood the place his rusty tennis abilities are the least of his issues: for ‘exclusive’ doesn't suggest ethical, and whereas many of the club’s contributors sail very close to the legislations, one or of them cross some distance past it. So while a distinct membership member is murdered, an issue arises: how can he and Peach unveil the killer, while virtually each person looked as if it would wish the sufferer dead?
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