A beautiful set designer with a background of methodical madness is
accused of murdering a member of an Oregon repertory theater company,
and psychologist Constance Liedl and her husband, private detective
Charlie Meiklejohn, investigate.
Kate Wilhelm (1928–2018) was an American author. She wrote novels and stories in the science fiction, mystery, and suspense genres, including the Hugo Award-winning Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang, and she established the Clarion Workshop with her husband Damon Knight and writer Robin Scott Wilson.