The Whispering Gallery, Paperback


A gripping and evocative mystery set in 30s London, in which a young journalist goes on the trail of a serial killer On a sweltering day in July 1937, reporter John Steadman is in London's St Paul's Cathedral waiting for his girlfriend ...But romance is pushed aside when he witnesses a man falling to his death from the Whispering Gallery, killing a priest in the process.

Did he jump or was he pushed? Two days later Johnny receives the first of a series of grim packages at the offices of his newspaper, the Daily News.

Each contains the body part of a woman and an enigmatic note, one of which says that he will be the murderer's final victim.

To catch a killer, Johnny must set himself up as bait - with police and a fascinated public looking on.

But he still has to uncover the tragic truth behind the double-death in the cathedral...


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 320 pages
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Historical mysteries
  • ISBN: 9780007296828



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