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A housemaid's murder reveals a web of hidden passions in a village. PD James's thriller stars Sian Phillips and Hugh Grant.

A murder in an East Anglian village reveals hidden passions beneath the calm surface.

PD James's first novel, in which she created her famous detective Inspector Adam Dalgliesh.

Starring Robin Ellis as Adam Dalgliesh, Sian Phillips as Mrs Maxie, Hugh Grant as Felix and Beatie Edney as Deborah.

Dramatised by Neville Teller.

Producer: Matthew Walters

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1993.

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