Former police detective Joseph Chrimes was happy in his retirement, relaxing with his plants and his cat, a peaceful existence that was shattered by a run of accidental deaths. 'Coincidence' said the police superintendent. 'Rubbish' retorted Chrimes who could not resist the challenge of investigating the deaths and searching for the common link. All of the victims had once played for the Grammar School cricket team, but surely somebody wasn't taking revenge for a beating many years earlier. When Chrimes does discover the link, he finds something astonishing in the order in which they are being eliminated...
Used availability for Brian Bearshaw's The Order of Death
July 1979 : UK Hardback
July 2006 : UK Paperback