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The body in the boat / A.J. MacKenzie
Publication year: 2018
Media class: Paperback
Resource type: Physical
Across the still, dark English Channel come the smugglers. But tonight they carry an unusual cargo: a coffin. Several miles inland, a respected banker holds a birthday party for his wife. Within days, one of the guests is found shot dead. What links this apparently senseless killing to the smugglers lurking in the mists? Why has the local bank been buying and hoarding gold? And who was in the mysterious coffin? Reverend Hardcastle and Mrs Chaytor find themselves drawn into the worlds of high finance and organised crime in this dramatic and dark Georgian mystery.
Kent (England), History, 18th century, Fiction
Detective and mystery stories, lcsh
CRM, Crime, ukslc
Pages 394 pages
London : Zaffre, 2018
I really enjoy this author. The fact that it is not in this century makes it all the more interesting.
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