Defend and Betray: A William Monk Novel

Defend and Betray: A William Monk Novel

Anne Perry


After an excellent army occupation, esteemed basic Thaddeus Carlyon ultimately meets his demise, now not within the frenzy of conflict yet at a sublime London banquet. His dying seems to be the results of a freak twist of fate, however the general’s appealing spouse, Alexandra, with no trouble confesses that she killed him–a tale she clings to even lower than the specter of the noose.

Investigator William Monk, nurse Hester Latterly, and very good Oliver Rathbone, suggestions for the protection, paintings feverishly to collapse the wall of silence raised by way of the accused and her husband’s proud family members. With the trial simply days away, those there sleuths inch towards the darkish and appalling middle of the secret.

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