A woman is accused of the brutal murder of her husband, but questions are raised about her guilt and why, at her trial, did she not provide the vital evidence that would have saved her from a prison sentence. From the author of DEATH IS MY NEIGHBOUR.
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Praise for Aline Templeton's Marjory Fleming series ( :)
'Loved it' ( Val McDermid on THE DARKNESS AND THE DEEP)
An unalloyed pleasure - an intelligent, character-driven crime novel. ( Andrew Taylor on COLD IN THE EARTH)
'Skilfully plotted and well-paced . . . This book is a delight, from its leisurely start to the moving and unexpected finish.' ( Guardian on THE DARKNESS AND THE DEEP)
'Interesting, atmospheric and - I predict - televisual' ( Literary Review on THE DARKNESS AND THE DEEP)
[Aline Templeton] has demonstrated that, just when we thought Scotland was saturated with detectives, a strong woman can elbow her way in and find a unique niche. ( Scotsman on COLD IN THE EARTH)
Aline Templeton lives in Edinburgh with her husband, in a house with a balcony built by an astronomer to observe the stars over the beautiful city skyline. She has worked in education and broadcasting and has written numerous articles and stories for newspapers and magazines. Her books have been published in translation in several European countries as well as in the United States.
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Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR005620640
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR003419442
Book Description Constable, London, 1995. Original Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. A label has been removed from the title page leaving a mark about two inches long by three-quarters of an inch wide. Apart from that, some light bumping to the bottom corners and some slight browning to the page edges the book would be Fine. One or two light scratches on the jacket which is near Fine. First printing. Bookseller Inventory # 004892
Book Description Constable, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 202pp.Black cloth boards w silver gilt title to spine in an illustrated dust-jacket. A v slight hint of shop-wear to d-j o/w clean, tight and bright, a lovely copy. Bookseller Inventory # 057830