Death at One Blow by Henrietta Hamilton
English |2021 |Mystery/Thriller| ePUB | 2.1 MB
Henrietta Hamilton is the pseudonym for Hester Denne Shepherd who was born in Dundee in 1920 and was educated at St Hugh’s College, Oxford where she earned an honours degree in Modern Languages. During the Second World War, Hamilton served in the Wrens.
Needing a break from summer in the city, Sally and Johnny Heldar leave London for the countryside. Tasked with sorting out two jumbled personal libraries in a country estate, the couple are looking forward to a holiday break filled with books, fresh air, and reconnecting with long time friend Sir Mark.
But upon their arrival, the Heldars become privy to tensions within the house, and soon the pair find themselves at the centre of another mystery.