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Candle for a Corpse
Ann Granger

Classification : Thriller, Crime & Mystery
Pub Date : Jan 01, 2007
Imprint : Headline
Page Extent : 352
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780747249085
Price : 520

About the book

On an unseasonably chilly summer's day a macabre discovery is made in Bamford's ancient churchyard.  A body, dead some twelve years, is unearthed in the Gresham family plot, too shallowly buried to be a legitimate interment, too recent to be the last Gresham officially laid to rest.

Superintendent Alan Markby cannot resist the challenge to solve this twelve-year-old crime and suddenly his long-planned canal-barge holiday with Meredith Mitchell is in serious jeopardy.  When the remains are identified as those of a local teenager, Kimberley Oates, reported missing at the time of the mysterious burial, his mind is made up.

Her holiday postponed, to her secret relief, Meredith finds herself with more time than usual for village chat - and for a dinner party with the local MP that reveals more than either he or his formidable mother would like about his connection with the dead girl ...


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Ann Granger has lived in cities all over the world, since for many years she worked for the Foreign Office and received postings to British embassies as far apart as Munich and Lusaka. She is married,...(+)
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