New York Times Bestselling Author Deborah Crombie Returns With A Mesmerizing Entry In Her Excellent Miami Herald Series, In Which Scotland Yard Detectives Duncan Kincaid And Gemma James Are Pulled Into A Dangerous Web Of Secrets, Lies, And Murder Buried Beneath The Surface Of A Picturesque Cotswolds Village Scotland Yard Detective Superintendent Duncan Kincaid And His Wife, Detective Inspector Gemma James, Have Been Invited For A Relaxing Weekend In The Tranquil Cotswolds, One Of Britain S Most Beautiful And Historic Regions, Famous For Its Rolling Hills, Sheep Strewn Green Meadows, Golden Cottages, And Timeless Villages That Retain The Spirit Of Old EnglandDuncan, Gemma, And Their Children Are Guests At Beck House, The Country Estate Belonging To The Family Of Melody Talbot, Gemma S Trusted Detective Sergeant No Ordinary Farmers, The Talbots Are Wealthy And Prominent With Ties To Britain S Most Powerful And Influential A Centerpiece Of This Glorious Fall Getaway Is A Posh Charity Luncheon Catered By Up And Coming Chef Viv Holland After Than A Decade In London, Viv Has Returned To Her Native Glouscestershire, Making A Name For Herself With Her Innovative, Mouthwatering Use Of The Local Bounty Attended By Several Dozen Of The Area S Well To Do, As Well As National Food Bloggers And Restaurant Critics, The Event Could Make Viv A StarBut A Tragic Car Accident Followed By A Series Of Mysterious Deaths Could Ruin Her Ascent Each Piece Of Information That Surfaces Makes It Clear That The Killer Had A Connection With Viv S Pub And Perhaps With Beck House ItselfDoes The Truth Lie In The Past Or Is It Immediate, Woven Into The Tangled Relationships And Bitter Resentments Swirling Among The Staff At Beck House And At Viv S Pub Or Is It Even Personal, Entwined With Secrets Hidden By Viv, Her Business Partner Bea Abbot, And Viv S Eleven Year Old Daughter Grace Further Revelations Rock The Talbots Estate And Pull Duncan And Gemma And Their Colleagues Into The Investigation With So Much At Stake Both Personally And Professionally, Especially For Melody Talbot, Finding The Killer Becomes One Of The Team S Most Crucial Cases
Deborah Crombie is the author of 17 novels featuring Scotland Yard Detective Superintendent Duncan Kincaid and Detective Inspector Gemma James The 18th Kincaid James novel, A BITTER FEAST, will be released by William Morrow in October, 2019.Crombie lives in McKinney, Texas with her husband, two German Shepherd Dogs, and two cats She travels to Britain frequently to research her books.
- 384 pages
- A Bitter Feast
- Deborah Crombie
- 24 February 2017 Deborah Crombie