Butte Silver Bow Public Library

Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Rough music : a Cragg and Fidelis mystery / Robin Blake.

By: Blake, Robin, 1948- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: TheCragg & Fidelis mysteries; A Cragg & Fidelis mystery.Publisher: London : Severn House, 2018Description: 312 pages : map ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780727888518; 072788851X.Subject(s): Cragg, Titus (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Fidelis, Luke (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Medical examiners (Law) -- Fiction | Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction | Preston (Lancashire, England) -- Fiction | Great Britain -- History -- George II, 1727-1760 -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction. | Historical fiction.DDC classification: 823.92 Summary: Titus Cragg and his friend Luke Fidelis investigate macabre goings-on in a remote Lancashire village in this intriguing 18th century mystery. It's the sweltering summer of 1744 and when an epidemic disease threatens the town, coroner Titus Cragg retires with his wife and baby son to a remote village in East Lancashire, where he hopes his family will enjoy the healthy and tranquil air. But Cragg finds the rural atmosphere anything but peaceful when he's called upon to investigate the horrific death of a local woman who has fallen victim to a cruel community punishment. Assisted by his friend Dr Luke Fidelis, Cragg begins to probe the village's prejudices and simmering hatreds, as he untangles cross-currents of suspicion, rivalry and rural customs which are very different from the ways he knows in the town. Then another local woman disappears, and events take a disturbing new twist ...
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Vol info Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Four-week, one renewal Four-week, one renewal Butte Public Library
STACKS
Fiction MYS F BLA (Browse shelf) (Cragg & Fidelis Mystery) Available 2089100151832
Total holds: 0

Titus Cragg and his friend Luke Fidelis investigate macabre goings-on in a remote Lancashire village in this intriguing 18th century mystery. It's the sweltering summer of 1744 and when an epidemic disease threatens the town, coroner Titus Cragg retires with his wife and baby son to a remote village in East Lancashire, where he hopes his family will enjoy the healthy and tranquil air. But Cragg finds the rural atmosphere anything but peaceful when he's called upon to investigate the horrific death of a local woman who has fallen victim to a cruel community punishment. Assisted by his friend Dr Luke Fidelis, Cragg begins to probe the village's prejudices and simmering hatreds, as he untangles cross-currents of suspicion, rivalry and rural customs which are very different from the ways he knows in the town. Then another local woman disappears, and events take a disturbing new twist ...

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Celebrating Butte and Connecting our Community

Contact us: info@buttepubliclibrary.info or 406.723.3361

Powered by Koha