Gabrielle, daughter of a brilliant and charismatic local businessman, thinks she s losing her mind Recovering from a nervous breakdown triggered by her father s death and the loss of her unborn child, her sanity is pushed to the brink when she starts suffering memory lapses Knowing that the other major shareholder of her father s business is looking for any excuse to squeeze her out, Gabrielle can t trust anyone.When a man s body is found in dilapidated cottage, DCI Kelso Strang is drafted in from Edinburgh to take charge of the investigation Still grieving the loss of his wife, battlescarred Strang finds himself burdened with an over eager detective constable and a lazy, obtuse detective sergeant With inadequate resources at his fingertips, and his boss breathing down his neck to wrap up the case quickly and without embarrassment to the force, Strang must pick his way through the minefield of the local relationships and resentments of the sleepy village community But will he be able to put this case to rest before lives are destroyed Best Read [ Carrion Comfort ] by [ Aline Templeton ] – bluevapours.co.uk
Aline Templeton grew up in the East Neuk of Fife and was educated at St Leonards School, St Andrews and Cambridge University She has worked in education and broadcasting and has written numerous stories and articles for national newspapers and magazines Templeton was a bench Justice of the Peace for ten years and is a former Chair of the Society of Authors in Scotland, now living in Edinburgh She is married with a grown up family.She has written nine crime novels, published by Hodder Stoughton in Britain, and has also been published in the United States and several European countries After writing seven stand alone books, she started a series set in Galloway and featuring DI Marjory Fleming, the first of which Cold In The Earth was an Ottakar s Crime Novel of the Month and an Independent Best Summer Read The second, The Darkness and the Deep, was published in July 2006, and there are now six books in the DI Fleming series.
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- Carrion Comfort
- Aline Templeton
- 14 October 2018 Aline Templeton