The ninth story featuring the eccentric Bagthorpe family, who were the subject of a television serialization in the 1980s. Mr Bagthorpe is suspected of being a terrorist - and of murdering his wife, who has disappeared. The police and the press descend en masse, and the family is under siege.
Used availability for Helen Cresswell's Bagthorpes Besieged
June 1996 : UK Hardback
June 1997 : UK Paperback