Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Waiting on Wednesday - A Dying Fall


Hosted by Breaking the Spine



Title: A Dying Fall
Author: Elly Griffiths
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (March 5, 2013)
Format: Hardcover; Pgs 400
Genre: Mystery / Suspense
Series: Ruth Galloway #5



Overview:

Ruth is surprised to receive a letter from her old university friend Dan Golding. Dan is teaching at Pendle University in Lancashire and thinks that he might have made a discovery that will change the archaeology world forever. Dan is troubled, though, and needs Ruth’s help. But, before Ruth can respond, Dan is mysteriously killed in a fire. Could this tragedy be linked to Dan’s discovery?

Within a few hours Ruth receives both an invitation to visit Pendle and a death threat. Why does someone want to prevent Ruth from investigating Dan’s great discovery? Soon Ruth, accompanied by Cathbad and daughter Kate is on her way to the north, where she encounters witches, neo-pagans and – scariest of all – Nelson’s mother...

1 comment:

Catherine said...

This book sounds wonderful. I love series mysteries, so I will definitely explore this one!

Here's my WoW:
www.bookclublibrarian.com/2013/01/waiting-on-wednesday-new-fiction.html