A high pressured, smooth surfaced recital of what happens when an unsuspecting and unrelated sextet receive a letter...

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A high pressured, smooth surfaced recital of what happens when an unsuspecting and unrelated sextet receive a letter threatening their death: Chambrun, an unassimilated immigrant and antique dealer; Mike Conlon, a loan shark; Claire, an adventure avid night club entertainer; Albert, a drunk; Ned, a pleasant guy whose confidence had been destroyed by Jill- whom he loved; and Jill, who slept with him with indifference. From the reactions of each to their attempt to identify the writer, this follows down to the apprehension of the killer- a psychopath, provides escape entertainment which is febrile, soon forgotten.

Pub Date: Oct. 10, 1950

ISBN: N/A

Page Count: -

Publisher: Dial

Review Posted Online: N/A

Kirkus Reviews Issue: Oct. 1, 1950