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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Milford Public Library MARK David (Text to phone) 34013143658568 Adult Fiction Available -
Silas Bronson Library - Bunker Hill Branch MYS FIC MARK, D (Text to phone) 34005145469655 Adult Mystery Available -
Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury MYS FIC MARK, D (Text to phone) 34005145469648 Adult Mystery Available -

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1967. In a quiet village in the wild lands of the Scottish borders, disgraced academic Cordelia Hemlock is trying to put her life back together. Grieving the loss of her son, she seeks out the company of the dead, taking comfort amid the ancient headstones and crypts of the local churchyard. When lightning strikes a tumbledown tomb, she glimpses a corpse that doesn't belong among the crumbling bones. But when the storm passes and the body vanishes, the authorities refuse to believe the claims of a hysterical 'outsider'. Teaming up with a reluctant witness, local woman Felicity Goose, Cordelia's enquiries all lead back to a former POW camp that was set up in the village during the Second World War. But not all Gilsland's residents welcome the two young women's interference. There are those who believe the village's secrets should remain buried... whatever the cost.
Subject: Villages > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Prisoner-of-war camps > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery stories.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.

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