DI Nick Lowry is called upon to investigate two deaths at Fox Farm, the home of eminent historian Christopher Cliff. The body in the farmhouse kitchen is Cliff himself. The fox-disturbed body on the property boundary is as yet unidentified. He must enlist colleagues Daniel Kenton and Jane Gabriel to answer two key questions: just who was at the house with Cliff that morning, and just what has since happened to Cliff's wife?
|Publisher||Isis Audio Books; 2018|
January 1983, Blackwater Estuary. A new year brings a new danger to the Essex shoreline. An illicit shipment, bound for Colchester - 100 kilograms of powder that will accelerate tensions in the historic town, and leave its own murderous trace. DI Nicholas Lowry, and his team at Colchester CID must now develop a tolerance to one another, and show their own substance, to save Britain's oldest settlement from a new, unsettling enemy.