The Sirens Sang of Murder (Mass Market Paperbound)

By Sarah Caudwell

Dell, 9780440207450, 288pp.

Publication Date: September 9, 1990



Young barrsiter Michael Cantrip has skipped of tothe Channel Islands to take on a tax-law casethat's worth a fortune -- if Cantrip's tax-planningcronies can locate the missing heir. But Cantriphas waded in way over his head. Strange things arehappening on these mysterious, isolated isles.Something is going bump in the night -- and bumpingoff members of the legal team, one by one. SoonCantrip is telexing the gang at the home office forhelp. And it's up to amateur investigator HilarayTamar (Oxford don turned supersleuth) to getCantrip back to safety of his chambers -- alive

About the Author

Sarah Caudwell is the author of Thus Was Adonis Murdered, The Shortest Way to Hades, The Sirens Sang of Murder, and The Sibyl in Her Grave. She studied law at St. Anne's College, Oxford; was called to the Chancery Bar; and practiced as a barrister for several years in Lincoln's Inn. She then became a member of the legal department of a major London bank, where she found herself specializing in international tax planning. She died in 2000.