Tey, Josephine: The Singing Sands, LIT v.1, 4 April 2009
Josephine Tey [Elizabeth MacKintosh] (1896–1952)
The Singing Sands (1952)
Inspector Grant of Scotland Yard has a bad case of mental strain, and goes to Scotland, planning a recuperative fishing holiday. But a man is found dead on the overnight sleeper train. And there is a scrap of paper with an enigmatic verse about singing sands…
Sand is a leitmotiv in this detective novel. Most of Josephine Tey’s other novels have already been uploaded. The source was PG Canada.