Released on 26 July 2018.

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Death Penalties

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After her husband’s tragic death Tess Leland has begun to put her life back together – but someone seems determined to take it to pieces again…

A burglary, cruel practical jokes, anonymous threatening phone calls – each more sinister and inexplicable – are putting her re-emergent career as an interior designer under pressure. Now Tess is frightened for both her son’s safety as well as her own. Who in the village could be behind this awful terrorising campaign? And is that person responsible for her husband’s death?

It’s for Sergeant Tim Nightingale and his boss, DCI Luke Abbott to find out in Paula Gosling’s taut, gripping and suspenseful mystery Death Penalties, the second novel in her Luke Abbott series.