[Read] ➵ A Great Deliverance By Elizabeth George – E17streets4all.co.uk To this day the low thin wail of an infant can be heard in Keldale's lush green valleys Three hundred years ago as legend goes the frightened Yorkshire villagers smothered a crying babe in Keldale Abb To this day the low thin wail of an infant can be heard in Keldale's lush green valleys Three hundred years ago as legend goes the frightened Yorkshire villagers smothered a crying babe in Keldale Abbey where they'd hidden to escape the ravages of Cromwell's raidersNow into Keldale's pastoral web of old houses and older secrets comes Scotland Yard Inspector Thomas Lynley the eighth earl of Asherton Along with the redoubtable Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers Lynley has been sent to solve a savage murder that has stunned the peaceful countryside For fat unlovely Roberta Teys has been found in her best dress an axe in her lap seated in the old stone barn beside her father's headless corpse Her first and last words were I did it And I'm not sorryYet as Lynley and Havers wind their way through Keldale's dark labyrinth of secret scandals and appalling crimes they uncover a shattering series of revelations that will reverberate through this tranuil English valley—and in their own lives as well.
See this thread for informationSusan Elizabeth George is an American author of mystery novels set in Great Britain Eleven of her novels featuring her character Inspector Lynley have been adapted for television by the BBC as The Inspector Lynley MysteriesShe was born in Warren Ohio but moved to the San Francisco Bay Area when she was eighteen months old She was a student of English receiving a teaching certificate While teaching English in the public school system she completed an advanced degree in psychologyHer first published novel was A Great Deliverance in featuring Thomas Lynley Lord Asherton a Scotland Yard inspector of noble birth; Barbara Havers Lynley's assistant from a very working class background; Lady Helen Clyde Lynley's girlfriend and later wife of noble birth as well; and Lynley's friends Simon and Deborah St JamesThis Elizabeth George is distinct from the other author named Elizabeth George Christian authorSeries.
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