Twice CWA Gold Dagger award-winner
Brigadier Basil Patricott, presently engaged on hush hush business for the foreign office, is a man able to cope with anything - except his two small motherless sons. As a result they run wild in the company of an eccentric Irish pigeon fancier, living with his sinister brother in a house of mysterious locked doors.
Then one of the boys goes exploring, and what he sees behind those doors marks him down for immediate death.
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