"Satisfying indeed. Novelist Elizabeth George…has another hit on her hands."—Washington Post
"A vivid cast of suspects, an appealing team of sleuths…a country-house setting that will put readers in mind of the best of Agatha Christie. For fans of this type of puzzle, Payment in Blood is a must."—Plain Dealer, Cleveland
"A spectacular new voice in mystery writing…[George] invites comparison with both P.D. James and Ruth Rendell in the psychological interest of her characters and the intricacy and ingenuity of her plotting."—Los Angeles Times
"Complex, rich, and accomplished enough to elbow the author between P.D. James and Ruth Rendell."—Kirkus Reviews
From the Paperback edition.