A white Christmas. Deepening snow isolated the village from the outside world. By the time the body in the vicarage was discovered, Byford was cut off altogether . . .
A domestic murder - Chief Inspector Lloyd thought it would be an open and shut case. But it turned out to be as complex and perplexing as his relationship with Sergeant Judy Hill.
And both of them seemed to be slipping from his grasp . . .
Impeccable plotting, alibi- and clue-weaving - an accomplished story that touches the heart
Felicia Lamb, Mail on Sunday
First-rate trad trappings, consummate twist.
All the essential ingredients of the best whodunnits