Accidental sleuth Alex Duggins is drawn into a case of brutal murder in Stella Cameron’s WHISPER THE DEAD.
A new year arrives and winter holds Britain’s Cotswold Hills in its icy grip once more. But it’s the construction of a new housing development that’s causing the residents of Folly-on-Weir most concern. As she passes the site late one afternoon, pub owner Alex Duggins is confronted by the terrifying scene of a construction trailer on fire and a man desperately trying to break the door down.
Her efforts to help — and the subsequent findings of the police forensic pathologist — draw Alex and her friend Tony Harrison into a major murder investigation whose tentacles will reach right to the heart of the tight-knit Folly community — and into Alex’s own past …
Available April 1, 2018
“Cameron skillfully ties her mystery to her ongoing character arcs, providing a more compelling back story for the series.” —Kirkus Reviews
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