By Catherine Aird
Lucy Durmast waits patiently in entrance of the pass judgement on at her personal homicide trial, refusing to utter a unmarried notice. Kenneth Carline, an worker of her father’s, used to be chanced on poisoned to demise after consuming a meal that Lucy herself had prepared.
Kenneth used to be set to marry one other, and Lucy, it sort of feels, used to be jealous. yet what must have been an open-and-shut case of envy-driven homicide turns into complex while basic detective Trevor Porritt suffers everlasting mind harm. C. D. Sloan inherits the file—and instantly starts off poking holes in what seemed like an hermetic case. Why has the first suspect long gone mute? What used to be the sufferer doing with antinuclear pamphlets in his vehicle? used to be Detective Porritt’s run-in with the burglar an unsatisfied twist of fate? And what half does the king of the African country of Dlasa, a shopper of Lucy’s father, play in all this?
whilst a person hooked up to the case dies and the son of the king of Dlasa is going lacking, panic starts off to unfold. Can Inspector Sloan and his hapless assistant, Constable Crosby, untangle this knotted web?
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A Dead Liberty (The C. D. Sloan Mysteries) by Catherine Aird