The Durham Deception (Hardcover)

By Philip Gooden

Severn House Publishers, 9780727869951, 248pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2011



Second in the gripping new 19th century Cathedral murder mystery series from the acclaimed author of the Nick Revill mysteries - For the newly-weds Tom and Helen Ansell life is no honeymoon, as they are drawn into a murky underworld of Victorian spiritualism and stage magic when they re sent on a mission to the stunning cathedral city of Durham. Not only must they investigate Helen's Aunt Julia, who has mysteriously fallen for a medium, but also solve the riddle of the sinister Lucknow dagger. Until suddenly things go from bad to worse when a body turns up and Helen herself is accused of murder.