Death Holds the Key
Step back in time to the late 1920s and immerse yourself in the twists and turns of a seemingly impossible murder case in Alexander Thorpe’s latest cosy crime novel.When a widely despised landholder is found dead with a bullet in his chest in a locked room, rookie Detective Hartley must seek help from a mysterious wanderer to solve the case. Featuring the mendicant monk from Thorpe’s previous novel, Death Leaves the Station, readers will be drawn into a small. rural town, navigating the strained sensibilities and dark secrets of the past. Settle in with a cuppa and get ready for a thrilling ride to a shocking and satisfying conclusion in the true tradition of parlour-room reveals.
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Alexander Thorpe is the author of the itinerant mendicant novels, Death Leaves the Station and Death Holds the Key. He grew up in and lives in Boorloo / Perth, Western Australia.
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