Dead and Buried (Hardcover)
Severn House Publishers, 9780727868671, 250pp.
Publication Date: May 1, 2010
"The new 'Benjamin January' novel from the best-selling author - ""New Orleans"," 1836." When free black musician and surgeon Benjamin January attends the funeral of a friend, an accident tips the dead man out of his coffin only to reveal an unexpected inhabitant. Just one person recognises the corpse of the white man: Hannibal Sefton, fiddle-player and one of January's closest friends. But he seems unwilling to talk about his connection to the dead man . . .