An atmospheric Victorian murder mystery set in 1873.
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The autumn of 1937 - A desperate race against time to find a deadly killer… In 1936 the British royal family were rocked by their greatest scandal as Edward VIII gave up the throne in order to marry an American divorcee. Many ordinary people regretted the loss of their popular king. In the dark…
The small seaside resort of Seaborough, half-forgotten on the edge of Devonshire, seems an unlikely setting for murder.
When a leading resident dies, the cause of death is uncertain. Inspector Abbs and Sergeant Reeve are sent from Exeter to determine whether the elderly spinster was poisoned.
As mourning rituals are observed and the town prepares for an elaborate funeral, no one seems to have a motive for ending a blameless life.
Under increasing pressure, Inspector Josiah Abbs must search the past for answers as he tries to catch a killer.
When the autumn leaves fall and secrets are laid bare, revealing a murderer may prove dangerous…