By Jessica Ellicott
1920: Flying within the face of conference, mythical American adventuress Beryl Helliwell by no means fails to shock and surprise. the very last thing her adoring public might anticipate is that she craves a few peace and quiet. The humdrum hamlet of Walmsley Parva within the English nation-state turns out simply the price ticket. And, truthfully, until eventually the US involves its senses and repeals Prohibition, Beryl has no goal of returning stateside and subjecting herself to bath gin.
For over 3 many years, Edwina Davenport has lived very easily in Walmsley Parva, however the post–World conflict I bust has left her in dire monetary straits and compelled her to promote for a lodger. whilst her long-lost institution buddy Beryl arrives on her doorstep—actually crashes into it in her pink motorcar—Edwina welcomes her previous pal as her new roommate.
yet her idyllic fatherland has a hidden sinister aspect, and whilst the 2 acquaintances are drawn in, they choose to organize store as inner most inquiry brokers, aiding Edwina to make ends meet and pleasing Beryl’s thirst for experience. Now this unusual couple might want to placed their heads jointly to seize a killer—before this sleepy English village turns into their ultimate resting position . . .
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Murder in an English Village (A Beryl and Edwina Mystery) by Jessica Ellicott