British Library Publishing
FORMAT: Paperback
ISBN: 9780712352277
RRP: £8.99
PAGES: 256
PUBLICATION DATE: September 10, 2018


The Colour of Murder

By (author) Julian Symons; Introduction by Martin Edwards

John Wilkins meets a beautiful, irresistible girl, and his world is turned upside down. Looking at his wife, and thinking of the girl, everything turns red before his eyes – the colour of murder.Telling the story of a murder, a trial, and the subsequent psychiatric evaluation, this award-winning crime novel from 1957 is a gripping examination of the psychology of murder and the nature of justice.

Reviews of The Colour of Murder

`One of our most ingenious and stylish home-grown crime novelists' – Spectator; `A book to delight every puzzle-suspense enthusiast' – New York Times

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