By Elizabeth George
Now into Keldale's pastoral net of outdated homes and older secrets and techniques comes Scotland backyard Inspector Thomas Lynley, the 8th earl of Asherton. in addition to the redoubtable Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers, Lynley has been despatched to unravel a savage homicide that has shocked the peaceable nation-state. For fats, unlovely Roberta Teys has been present in her top gown, an awl in her lap, seated within the outdated stone barn beside her father's headless corpse. Her first and final phrases have been "I did it. and i am no longer sorry."
Yet as Lynley and Havers wind their approach via Keldale's darkish labyrinth of mystery scandals and appalling crimes, they discover a shattering sequence of revelations that would reverberate via this tranquil English valley—and of their personal lives as well.
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A Great Deliverance (Inspector Lynley Book 1) by Elizabeth George