published in the U.K. as Surfeit of Lampreys
The Lampreys were a charming, eccentric, happy-go-lucky family, teetering on the edge of financial ruin. Until the gruesome murder of their uncle -- an unpleasant Marquis, who met his untimely death while leaving the Lamprey flat -- left them with a fortune. Now it's up to Inspector Roderick Alleyn to sift through the alibis to discover which Lamprey hides a ruthless killer behind an amiable facade...
Original title: Death of a Peer
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Detective Story and Detectives