By Tessa Arlen
Lady Montfort and her pragmatic housekeeper Mrs. Jackson examine a homicide of a WWI officer with amnesia within the 20th-century English countryside.
Building at the good fortune of her final 3 mysteries within the similar sequence, Tessa Arlen returns us to an analogous universe in Death of an Unsung Hero with extra secrets and techniques, intrigue, and captivating descriptions of the English countryside.
In 1916, the realm is at warfare and the lively woman Montfort has persuaded her husband to provide the dower condominium to the battle workplace as an auxiliary clinic for officials recuperating from shell-shock with their redoubtable housekeeper Mrs. Jackson contributing to the battle attempt because the hospital’s quartermaster.
regardless of the hospital’s luck, the farming group of Haversham, led by means of the Monfort’s neighbor Sir Winchell Meacham, doesn't approve of a country-house medical institution for males they think about to be cowards. while Sir Evelyn Bray, one of many sufferers, is located mendacity face down within the backyard together with his head bashed in, either girl Montfort and Mrs. Jackson have each cause to worry that the conflict place of work will shut their sanatorium. once more the 2 girls unite their different skills to find who may have cause to homicide a conflict hero struggling with amnesia.
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