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Shelley Smith

This is the House

Collins Crime Club 1945
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"THIS IS THE HOUSE has a most attractive setting on a picturesque isle of the West Indies. The sweltering, ramshackle capital was dominated by the house on the mountain top, the house that Jacques built originally as a commercial venture to attract tourists to the island. And when the tourists did not materialise to any great extent Jacques did not worry. He was, after all, Chief Justice of the island and was divinely happy with his wife Julia and his son

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