Summary

Tristram Abberley was an acclaimed English poet of the 1930s whose legendary reputation was sealed when he died fighting for the Republicans in the Spanish Civil War. Nearly 50 years later, his sister Beatrix is brutally murdered in her seaside cottage.
Her family are stunned by the crime - especially Beatrix's niece, Charlotte Ladram. But Charlotte has little time to mourn her aunt as 50 years of secrets begin to unravel. Beatrix is the victim of a dark conspiracy, one that her loved ones are powerless to defeat.
A harrowing quest for answers begins, one that uncovers a shocking tale of wartime greed and treachery and a vendetta seemingly without end.....
©1992 Robert Goddard (P)2018 Audible, Ltd
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5 out of 5 stars
By Chris on 16-03-18

A growing crescendo

Took time to introduce all the characters, but grew steadily into a very enjoyable mystery, with the requisite twists and turns.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Anonymous User on 21-02-18

Sandy jones

Absolutely brilliant. Beautifully narrated intriguing storyline didn’t guess the punch line. Thank you Robert Goddard for many rapt hours of listening.

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