Murder at Holly House: Exclusive Edition (Hardback)Denzil Meyrick (author)
Cosy and noirish in equal measure, Murder at Holly House is an ingeniously plotted festive murder mystery set on the 1950s Yorkshire Moors from the bestselling author of the D.C.I. Daley series.
Exclusive Edition with sprayed edge - A Standard Edition is also available.
It's December 1952, and a dead stranger has been found lodged up the chimney of Holly House in the remote town of Elderby. Is he a simple thief, or a would-be killer? Either way, he wasn't on anyone's Christmas wish list.
A mystery that can't be solved.
Inspector Frank Grasby is ordered to investigate. The victim of some unfortunate misunderstandings, he hopes this case will help clear his name. But as is often the way for Grasby, things most certainly don't go according to plan.
A Christmas to remember
Soon blizzards hit the North York Moors, cutting off the village from help, and the local doctor's husband is found murdered. Grasby begins to realise that everyone in Elderby is hiding something - and if he can't uncover the truth soon, the whole country will pay a dreadful price.
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
Number of pages: 368
Weight: 750 g
Dimensions: 240 x 156 x 40 mm
'A wonderfully entertaining mystery with great characters, setting and period detail.' - Ian Moore, bestselling author of Death and Croissants
'Murder at Holly House might be the most surprising book I've read this year. With all Meyrick's trademark ingenious plotting, guile and humour, this is a sure-fire set up for a very satisfying series.' - S. G. MacLean
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