An Unsuitable Job for a Woman

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: P.D. James

Narrated By: Penelope Dellaporta

Publisher: Random House (Audio)

Date: January 2009

Duration: 9 hours 24 minutes


P. D. James is 'the reigning mistress of murder.' , Time

Handsome Cambridge dropout Mark Callender died hanging by the neck with a faint trace of lipstick on his mouth. When the official verdict is suicide, his wealthy father hires fledgling private investigator Cordelia Gray to find out what led him to self-destruction. What she discovers instead is a twisting trail of secrets and sins, and the strong scent of murder.

An Unsuitable Job for a Woman introduces P. D. James's courageous but vulnerable young detective, Cordelia Gray, in a 'top-rated puzzle of peril that holds you all the way' (The New York Times).

From the Compact Disc edition.