Death Has A Thousand Doors by Patricia Grey

By Patricia Grey

demise HAS 1000 doorways is decided within the little-known Pyrenean state of Andorra within the overdue Nineties. kin problems abound. Jane Burns, an Australian accountant, is a convalescing alcoholic with a stricken previous. whilst she gets a letter inviting her to go to Andorra for the winding-up of her grandfather's multi-million buck belief, she jumps on the chance to depart her humdrum lifestyles and problems at the back of. She expects to stick with her half-sister, Pearl, a photograph journalist who moved to Andorra to flee an abusive marriage, yet on her arrival Pearl is lacking with out rationalization. the one clue to her whereabouts is an not going welcoming reward to Jane of a bottle of champagne.
Jane and Pearl's father, Charles, an aloof historian, turns into Jane's best friend within the look for Pearl. In a twisted net ranging from the founding of the kin belief after the second one global battle, and related to monetary misdoings, kidnapping and tobacco-smuggling, Jane and Charles try and notice which threads will cause them to Pearl, and that are easily the detritus of her lifestyle as an investigative journalist. at the approach, Jane meets a sympathetic village policeman. She additionally meets Pearl's lover, a widespread Andorran flesh presser. yet are those males aiding or hindering the investigation?

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