Diana's Altar (A Detective Joe Sandilands Novel)

Diana's Altar (A Detective Joe Sandilands Novel)


Cambridge, 1933. On All Hallows’ Eve, in a candlelit pew in old All Hallows Church, general practitioner Adelaide Hartest witnesses a stranger’s loss of life moments. Adelaide is simply in time to listen to his ultimate confession: that he has plunged the dagger into his personal chest, and that his loss of life can be a suicide, regardless of its suspicious appearance.

But his confession isn’t adequate to halt an research. The sufferer, it really is published, is understood to Scotland backyard, and his demise is an issue of nationwide situation. Assistant Commissioner Joe Sandilands is shipped up from London to find the reality. Thrown right into a lethal ring of cloak-and-dagger intrigue and excessive society hedonism, Sandilands chases a phantom killer via Cambridge’s aristocracy, intelligentsia, state of the art researchers, and a clandestine ring of lady spies. What mystery used to be the lifeless guy hiding, and what's at stake?

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