Summary

In A Presumption of Death, Jill Paton Walsh tells how World War II changed the lives of Peter, Harriet and their growing family.
The story opens in 1940. Harriet Vane - now Lady Peter Wimsey - has taken her children to safety in the country. But the war has followed them: glamorous RAF pilots and even more glamorous land-girls scandalise the villagers; the blackout makes the nighttime lanes as sinister as the back alleys of London. Then the village's first air raid practise ends with a very real body on the ground - not a war casualty but a case of plain, old-fashioned murder. And even before the second body is found, Lord Peter Wimsey and his brilliant wife are on their way to finding the killer.
©2002 Jill Paton Walsh and the Trustees of Anthony Fleming, deceased (P)2003 Audible
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5 out of 5 stars
By Kindle Customer on 07-02-17

Better than Sayers on her own!

Great narrator, for me he is Lord Peter. Can't wait to read another read by him.

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By Amazon Customer on 22-03-17

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This new series of Wimesy books just get better and better thank for resurrecting him

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