By M. L. Longworth
The moment pleasant Verlaque and Bonnet mystery—when a stunning homicide rocks the theology division at Aix-en-Provence’s collage, leader Justice of the Peace Antoine Verlaque is at the case
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When Dr. Georges Moutte is located mudrered, investigator Antoine Verlaque is stumped. definitely the director of theology on the Université d’Aix had his enemies. Moutte was once near to to call the recipient of an elite fellowship in addition to his personal successor—a hugely coveted position—when his lips have been sealed completely. yet Verlaque isn't really confident that anybody within the tiny neighborhood of lecturers is able to murder.
Aided by means of his on-again, off-again female friend, legislation professor Marine Bonnet, Berlaque needs to flip Provence the wrong way up, uncovering an international way more complex than college politics, to discover the killer ahead of it’s too late.
A page-turning mystery that transports you to the south of France with its lush portrait of a captivating beach city, this continuation of the Verlaque and Bonnet sequence captivates.
“What quite makes Longworth’s writing detailed is her deep wisdom of French background, panorama, delicacies, or even modern cafes and eating places. this can be that infrequent atmospheric secret that's street-wise and café-canny.” —Booklist (starred review)