A Lonely Death: An Inspector Ian Rutledge Mystery (Hardcover)
An Inspector Ian Rutledge Mystery
William Morrow, 9780061726194, 352pp.
Publication Date: January 1, 2011
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— Kathy Wales, Martha's Bookstore, Balboa Island, CA
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Todd's Ian Rutledge mysteries are among the most intelligent and affecting being written these days.
Critics have called Charles Todd's historical mystery series featuring shell-shocked World War One veteran Inspector Ian Rutledge remarkable (New York Times Book Review), heart-breaking (Chicago Tribune), fresh and original (South Florida Sun-Sentinel). In A Lonely Death, the haunted investigator is back in action, trying to solve the murders of three ex-soldiers in a small English village. A true master of evocative and atmospheric British crime fiction, Charles Todd reaches breathtaking new heights with A Lonely Death a thrilling tale of the darkness in men's souls that will have fans of Elizabeth George, Martha Grimes, and Anne Perry cheering.