A Great Deliverance By
Now into Keldale's pastoral web of old houses and older secrets comes Scotland Yard Inspector Thomas Lynley, the eighth earl Asherton. Along with the redoubtable Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers, Lynley had 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 axw in hr 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 sorry."