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review An Air That Kills ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Torian murder trial and forward to the recent past It’s ramifications spread like a cancer through the close knit community and old wounds begin to bleed againPsychological suspense and human drama lie at the heart of this powerful crime nove. Britain during the decade after the Second World War looked both ways back toward the old certainties of the empire and forward to the wealth and change of modern life It is in the England that Edgar nominated suspense writer Andrew Taylor sets his powerful novel of long buried secrets and still burning issues of love revenge and justiceJill Francis and Inspector Richard Thornhill are both newcomers to Lydmouth an ancient market town on the border of England and Wales She s just given up on her journalistic career for reasons she d rather not discuss he recently made an uneasy job switch to this small community that keeps harking back to the way things were before the warThey meet after a pitiful collection is unearthed at a building site Workmen find an old wooden box containing a handful of baby s bones a scrap of newspaper from the last century and a tarnished silver brooch in the shape of a love knot What looks to be a routing inuiry proves to be anything but and Jill and Richard become unwilling partners in this perplexing case that draws them back to a celebrated Victorian murder trial Soon their investigation takes a deadly turn bringing past crimes very much into the presentfront flapLydmouth seems a grim gritty little town and the people in it likewise None very likeable all with grim gritty secrets to hide or else just general nastiness The jacket blurb is somewhat misleading Jill and the Inspector do meet up but there s no collaboration or teaming up although Inspector Thornhill perhaps would like there to be his marriage characterized by a dearth of affection or common ground

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review An Air That Kills ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Lydmouth is a picturesue market town on the borders of England and Wales To it comes Jill Francis journalist onlooker and outsider It is the week before Remembrance Sunday and Jill has her own tragic reasons for knowing that November is the mon. I like Andrew Taylor s writing and have read several of his historical novels This book was very different in that it was set in the 1950s The story unfolded slowly possibly too slow a pace for some but I wasn t bored by this The attention to detail created the atmosphere of life in post war England and the actual crime aspect was interesting enough to hold my attentionAn Air That Kills is the first in a series of crime novels I think I ll be looking out for of the Lydmouth books

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review An Air That Kills ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Th of the deadWhen workmen demolishing an old inn discover the pitiful remains of a newborn baby in a disused privy Jill becomes an unwilling partner in Detective Inspector Thornhill’s investigation The case stretches back to a celebrated Vic. I ve been wanting to read this book for a long time Andrew Taylor is one of my favourite authors of all time He is a natural story teller who can create just the right atmosphere for the time and settingAn Air That Kills is the first in the Lydmouth series Unlike most other crimemystery novels Lydmouth isn t the name of the detective it is actually the name of the town the novels are set in Lydmouth is a fictional town situated between England and Wales during the 1950 s The backdrop is of a place trapped in time half way between looking backwards and half way through looking forwards Taylor has an effortless ability to create believable and real characters that come to life amongst the pages An Air That Kills introduces the two key characters to this series Inspector Richard Thornhill and Jill Francis a reporter Both are outsiders and both have to find their place within the closeted town of LydmouthThe bones of a baby are uncovered during building works undergoing at the old inn which opens up a whole can of worms for the residents of Lydmouth Under the surface of morality and respectability dark secrets start to emergeTaylor is certainly one of the best if lesser known authors out there within the crime and mystery genre

  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 329
  • An Air That Kills
  • Andrew Taylor
  • English
  • 10 December 2018
  • 9780340617137

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    Epub An Air That Kills read First Sentence November is the month of the deadBoth journalist Jill Francis and Inspector Richard Thornhill are new to Lydmouth and both have issues in their lives Richard is trying to become accustomed to the ways of the small town and Jill is staying with her friend Phillip and his wealthy and rather imperious wife Charlotte During the

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    Epub An Air That Kills read A small town in England is full of murderous individuals as Jill Francis arrives for a visit to forget her troubles

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    Epub An Air That Kills read free download An Air That Kills I am awarding 2 stars for the clever plotting but otherwise it was a terrible book The characters were intensely unlikable in particular all of the lecherous men I read on because it was a good story but I would hesitate to read the next in the series

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    Epub An Air That Kills read I enjoyed this book immensely not only because it feeds my need for mystery murder thrillers but mostly because it was English and that made it fun I actually admired the people who were always smoking something the incredibly damp wet weather and the bitter beer It brought back memories of Dunhills in my purse and then later the John Player Specials which I thought uite exotic I even drove a black and gold British sport

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