The body of talented TV actress Liza Drew is found in an empty house in north London. Her family and friends are stunned. Liza had no enemies. Sent to investigate, Detective Inspector John Bright concentrates on the motives of the three people closest to her: her mother, her lover, Paul, and her best friend, Millie. Acclaimed debut crime story featuring Detective Inspector John Bright.
Maureen O'Brien (born 1943) is best known for her role as Vicki in the BBC series Doctor Who, starring alongside the first Dr, William Hartnell, but she went on to have a distinguished career in theatre as well as television. She has twice won the Sony Best Actress award for her work on radio, written plays, directed, and also taught acting workshops. She has written 7 crime novels, all of which feature DI John Bright.