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A Christmas Return (Christmas Novella 15)

A Christmas Return (Christmas Novella 15)

A CHRISTMAS RETURN is the 15th novella in the festive series by Anne Perry, the queen of Victorian crime.

As the festive season approaches, Charlotte Pitt’s grandmamma, Mariah Ellison, is facing Christmas alone. When she receives an unexpected gift, memories are sparked of a Christmas in Haslemere long ago, when her beloved friend Cullen Wesley died and a local villager was brutally murdered, with no killer brought to justice.

The unsolved case has resurfaced and Cullen’s grandson, Peter, begs for Mariah’s help to solve the crime that led to his grandfather’s death. Mariah can’t resist a friend in need and she returns to Haslemere to investigate the murder and heal old wounds. But evil still lurks in the picturesque village and she’ll need all her wits about her to see that justice is done.

A Christmas Return is the enthralling new festive tale from the pen of Anne Perry, the master of Victorian crime.
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Adventure / Historical Adventure

On Sale: 18th October 2018

Price: £7.99

ISBN-13: 9781472234261

Reviews

The tale is redolent with Victorian atmosphere, from the hypocritical snobbishness to the rigid social conventions of the time
Tangled Web
With its powerful message of responsibility and redemption - "We need both to forgive and to be forgiven" - it conveys a moral force in keeping with the season
Wall Street Journal
A bite-sized mystery that could be fitted in after your Christmas lunch
Daily Telegraph
Delightful . . . The perfect gift for a whodunit addict who likes to curl up with a good book after Christmas lunch
Oxford Times