The Smile of a Ghost

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The Smile of a Ghost

By Phil Rickman

MacMillan UK, Hardcover, 9781405051699, 473pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2005

The border town of Ludlow has it allexquisite medieval streets, a parish church the size of a cathedral, and a weight of history and legend. After a young teenage boy dies, his grandmother becomes convinced she's still seeing her dead grandson in the old town. Merrily Watkins, parish priest is brought in to find out if it is dementia, delusion or something even more disturbing?

About the Author
Phil Rickman lives on the Welsh border with his wife Carol. He has worked as a BBC radio and TV reporter, and he writes and presents the book program "Phil the Shelf" on BBC Radio Wales. He is also the author of the internationally bestselling crime series featuring Merrily Watkins. He is the author of "The Bones of Avalon".