By Charles Todd
Take pleasure in Charles Todd's 3rd novel within the Bess Crawford sequence: A sour fact. As an advantage, you get an excerpt from the fourth Bess Crawford novel, An Unmarked Grave, on sale June five, 2012.
attempting to support a girl in misery, international battle I nurse and unintended sleuth Bess Crawford learns that no stable deed is going unpunished.
while battlefield nurse Bess Crawford returns from France for a well-earned Christmas depart, she reveals a bruised and shivering girl huddled within the doorway of her London place of dwelling. the lady has nowhere to show, and propelled by means of an organization experience of responsibility, Bess takes her in.
as soon as inside of Bess's flat, the girl finds quarrel along with her husband erupted into violence, but she desires to go back home—if Bess will pick her to Sussex. figuring out that the lady is being affected by a concussion, Bess supplies up a couple of priceless days of depart to trip along with her. yet she quickly discovers that this can be a stable deed with unforeseeable consequences.
What Bess unearths at Vixen Hill is a home of mourning. The woman's relations has collected for a memorial carrier for the elder son, who died of battle wounds. Her husband, domestic on compassionate go away, is stressful, plagued by jealousy and his personal accountable conscience.
Then, whilst a houseguest is located lifeless, Bess herself turns into a first-rate suspect within the case. This homicide will lead her to a deadly quest in war-torn France, an unforeseen best friend, and a startling revelation that places her in jeopardy prior to a vicious killer could be uncovered.
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