A Christmas return
—Perry, Anne, author.
Large Print
2017
3 available of 4 items

"'Tis the season of giving--and with this wonderful book, New York Times bestselling author Anne Perry shares a brand-new holiday mystery filled with bygone relationships and hidden secrets. As Charlotte Pitt's grandmother Mariah Ellison finds herself investigating a long-unsolved slaying, it becomes clear that grappling with intrigue and foul play runs in the family. A festive Christmas package left on Mariah's doorstep contains an ominous present, sparking memories of a twenty-year-old murder that shattered her friendship with the victim's widow. Though the gift is a bitter reminder of that tragic time, in the spirit of the season Mariah travels to Surrey in hopes of reconciling with her estranged friend and solving the crime that drove them apart. On arrival, Mariah joins forces with the murdered man's grandson, a sleuth in his own right who's discovered promising evidence as well as a suspect. But Surrey's picturesque hills conceal dark doings and shocking revelations that could make the holiday anything but calm and bright. Decked with intrigue and trimmed with Yuletide spirit, A Christmas Return is a holiday treat wrapped in the glorious storytelling talents of the reigning master of Victorian mystery."-- Provided by publisher.

Item Details
Subjects:
Christmas stories.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Women detectives -- Fiction.
Genre:
Christmas fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.
Large type books.
ISBN:
9781683245988
1683245989
Edition:
Large print edition.
Description:
175 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
large print.
Notes:
Originally published: New York : Balantine Books, 2017.
LCCN:
2017040090
Link to PAC
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