The Nine Bright Shiners (Detective Webb Murder Mysteries Book 5)
By Anthea Fraser
AN UNPUTDOWNABLE BRITISH CRIME MYSTERY SET IN THE VILLAGES OF SOUTH WEST ENGLAND.
Jan Coverdale returns from Australia to spend Christmas with her half-brother Edward.
But shortly after she arrives, Edward unexpectedly jets off to Peru. A few days later, a shabbily dressed corpse is found with Edward’s wallet.
On the scene, DCI Webb identifies the victim as an investigative journalist. And it’s soon revealed that he was looking into the Coverdale family’s past.
But who wanted him dead?
Things take a dark turn when death strikes closer to home.
Jan fears she may be the next victim.
Will DCI Webb unravel the family’s sinister secrets before it’s too late?
Perfect for fans of Peter James, Joy Ellis, Ann Cleeves, Roger Silverwood, Roy Lewis, Agatha Christie, or Faith Martin.
PRAISE FOR ANTHEA FRASER:
‘Ms Fraser is her dependable elegant, guileful self, withholding the killer’s identity till a dying fall.’ Sunday Times
‘A well-mannered, well-plotted and well-told story.’ Birmingham Post
‘Sympathetic, well-executed book, in which full attention is paid to human feelings and failings.’ Yorkshire Post