By Stella Cameron
Following the breakdown of her marriage, Alex Duggins has again to her picturesque native land of Folly-on-Weir within the Cotswolds as a way to commence afresh. yet you can't outrun the earlier, as Alex is set to find while she stumbles throughout a frosted corpse buried within the snow. the next homicide research threatens to unearth outdated secrets and techniques – together with Alex's personal. As Folly-on-Weir braces for a chilling wintry weather and Alex reveals herself most sensible of the police's suspect checklist, she determines to transparent her identify and locate the true assassin. yet as she starts off to peel again the layers of deception that experience long-concealed one of many town's darkest secrets and techniques, she herself turns into the objective of a ruthless killer who has not anything left to lose. Will Alex be the subsequent snow-covered physique to be present in the attractive hills above the city?
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Not the situation I’d prepared for when I’d rolled out of bed this morning. And I realized it was no longer my job. ” June grabbed my arm. ” “If there was another reason why Lang—” “There ain’t no other reason. He hit that hole and died. ” My mouth opened. ” Without waiting for my response, she peeked over the edge. Took a step and her ﬂip-ﬂops slipped, sending her sliding sideways toward the gaping maw that’d claimed Lang’s life. 27 I lunged for her, grabbed the jersey and jerked her back. ” June lost it.
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Pain. I recognized it and could do nothing to alleviate it in her or in myself. I refocused. ” She shook her head. Somber male voices carried on the wind. At least they weren’t laughing and joking like some crime scenes. Crime scene. Not the situation I’d prepared for when I’d rolled out of bed this morning. And I realized it was no longer my job. ” June grabbed my arm. ” “If there was another reason why Lang—” “There ain’t no other reason. He hit that hole and died. ” My mouth opened. ” Without waiting for my response, she peeked over the edge.