Synopses & Reviews
A pop star's face is burned by suspicious stage makeup during her stint at a Bath playhouse. The main suspect, the makeup artist, is found dead, and Diamond must conquer his own mysterious but deep-seated phobia to solve the crime.
About the Author
Peter Lovesey began writing mysteries in 1970 and has won the British Crime Writers' Association Silver and Gold Daggers as well as the Diamond Dagger for Lifetime Achievement. He has received Edgar and Dilys nominations, an Anthony Award and a Macavity Award, and the Ellery Queen Reader's Award.