The Black Tower : Adam Dalgliesh

  • by P. D. James
  • Narrated by Penelope Dellaporta
  • Series: Adam Dalgliesh
  • 13 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Just recovered from a grave illness, Commander Adam Dalgliesh is called to the bedside of an elderly priest. When Dalgliesh arrives, Father Baddeley is dead. Is it merely his own brush with mortality that causes Dalgliesh to sense the shadow of death about to fall once more?


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Customer Reviews

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Ok..but not great

I have read other P.D. James novels and I must say that the others were of a better writing quality and kept my attention rivited. But still a good read in the car.
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- Jack


What made the experience of listening to The Black Tower the most enjoyable?

The Black Tower is one of my favorite PBS movies and the book does not disappoint.

Did the plot keep you on the edge of your seat? How?

Yes. It was hard to discern the motive for the killings.

Which scene was your favorite?

The revelation of the murderer and subsequent battle with Adam

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?


Any additional comments?


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- Bill SR.

Book Details

  • Release Date: 02-03-2009
  • Publisher: Random House Audio