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Playing for the Ashes
by Elizabeth George

RRP €10.99

Playing for the Ashes
by Author Name Elizabeth George

Book details for title
List Price:10.99
Format: Paperback, 197 x 143 x 45mm, 704pp
Publication date: 07 Jun 2012
Publisher: Hodder Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781444738322

Description

When the body of England's leading batsman, Kenneth Fleming, is discovered in the burnt-out shell of a country cottage, it looks like a clear-cut case of arson. Further investigation reveals an almost embarrassing multitude of suspects for murder: from Fleming's lover to his son, nearly everyone in contact with Fleming seems to have a motive - and an opportunity. Inspector Lynley and his partner, Barbara Havers, are called in from Scotland Yard to help the local police force. They find a torment of twisted familial relationships and broken dreams - and as he brings the murderer to justice, Lynley must bear the weight of his own conscience.

Reviews

A very fine writer The Times An adult and meaty crime story Daily Mail