The Number One bestseller and winner of the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Novel After years of Hollywood success composer Chris Lowndes wanted only one thing: to take his beloved wife home to the Yorkshire Dales. But Laura is gone, and Chris is on his own. He welcomes the isolation of Kilnsgate House, and the beauty of the dale. And it doesn't surprise him that a man died there, sixty years ago. That his wife was convicted of murder. That something is pulling him deeper and deeper into the story of Grace Elizabeth Fox, who was hanged by the neck until she was dead . . .Can any one among us, especially those members of the fairer sex, say that Grace Fox was so different from the rest, that she was set .... When I shuffled to my feet and flung them open, I saw that last nighta#39;s wind and rain had washed and scrubbed the landscape clean. ... any number of other odds and ends, but no one had left me a coffee-maker, alas, not even a simple Melitta filter or Bodum cafetiAure.
|Title||:||Before the Poison|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2011-08-18|