THE CRIME COLLECTION 6 Audio Discs
Wilkie Collings: The Moonstone
A priceless Indian diamond brought to England as spoils of war, is given to Rachel Verrinder on her eighteenth birthday. That night, the stone is stolen. Suspicion falls on a hunchbacked housemaid, on Rachel’s cousin Franklin Blake, on a troupe of Indian jugglers, and on Rachel herself.
Arthur Conan Doyle: The Hound of the Baskervilles
A devil-beast haunts the lonely moor around the Baskervilles’ ancestral home. A tale warned the descendants of that ancient family never to venture out on the moor “… in those dark hours when the powers of evil are exalted.” One of the most recent Baskervilles, Sir Charles, is now dead, and the footprints of a giant hound are found near his body. Would the new heir meet the same dreadful fate?
John Buchan: The Thirty Nine Steps
Richard Hannay is warned of an assassination plot with the potential to take Britain into a war. A few days later he discovers the murdered body of the American who warned him and Hannay becomes a prime suspect. He flees to the moors of Scotland, pursued by police and German spies involved with stealing British plans.
The Moonstone: read by Steven Pacey
The Hound of the Baskervilles read by Peter Egan
The Thirty Nine Steps read by James Fox.