By Iona Whishaw
The moment instalment within the Lane Winslow secret sequence; for enthusiasts of the Maisie Dobbs and Bess Crawford series.
On a snowy day in December 1946, Lane Winslow—a former British intelligence agent who’s escaped to the agricultural Canadian group of King’s Cove in pursuit of a tranquil life—is brought to the neighborhood scorching springs. whereas there she overhears within reach consumers talking Russian. whilst a type of buyers is located useless within the switch room, Lane’s linguistic and intelligence adventure is of immeasurable worth to the neighborhood police strength in fixing the murder.
The research issues to the Soviet Union, the place Stalin’s purges are putting off enemies, and the achieve of Stalin’s agent snakes all of the manner right into a risk free Doukhobor group. Winslow’s advanced dating with the neighborhood police inspector, Darling, is intensified by way of the perils of the case—and via the invention of her personal father’s dying throughout the war.
The case involves a frantic and stunning finish with a deadly evening trip alongside treacherous snow-covered roads.
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Death in a Darkening Mist (A Lane Winslow Mystery) by Iona Whishaw