When all is said and done, death by tea is by no means the worst way to go! Still, the police are shocked when they find upper class businessman Rex Fortescue has been poisoned by cardiotoxic diterpenes laced into his final cuppa. Initial suspicions are that he was murdered by his wife. This assumption is swiftly put to rest when the poor Mrs Fortescue suffers the same peculiar fatali-tea as her husband. As time goes by, further bizarre deaths are reported, leaving the police well and truly stumped.
It takes the cunning mind of the unflappable Miss Marple to realise that there are greater forces at play as a series of seemingly unconnected murders start to reveal a strange and perplexing pattern. Will she solve the mystery, or has the spinster sleuth finally met her match?
This audiobook adaptation of ‘A Pocket Full of Rye’ is another captivating dramatisation of a well-loved Agatha Christie classic, revamped into action by the BBC. Starring June Whitfield as the nation’s favourite spinster detective Miss Jane Marple, this thrilling CD audiobook provides an hour and a half of high quality BBC Drama entertainment. This title is also available to purchase as an MP3 download.