Thank you for shopping with us
every book you buy helps support our independent journalism

Murder in the Mill-Race

A Devon Mystery

E. C. R. Lorac

(author)

Paperback
Everyone says that Sister Monica, warden of a children's home in rural Devon, is a saint - but is she? When her body is found drowned in the mill race, Chief Inspector Macdonald faces one of his most difficult cases in a village determined not to betray its dark secrets to a stranger.
In stock
SKU
9780712352680
Price £8.36 RRP £8.99

Worldwide delivery available. Read more...

Return purchased items within 30 days for a full refund.

The highly anticipated finale to Deborah Levy’s 'Living Autobiography'

“Drily funny, irreverent, curious” – The Guardian, Book of the day

When Dr Raymond Ferens moves to a practice at Milham in the Moor in North Devon, he and his wife are enchanted with the beautiful hilltop village lying so close to moor and sky. At first they see only its charm, but soon they begin to uncover its secrets - envy, hatred and malice. Everyone says that Sister Monica, warden of a children's home, is a saint - but is she? A few months after the Ferens' arrival her body is found drowned in the mill race. Chief Inspector Macdonald faces one of his most difficult cases in a village determined not to betray its dark secrets to a stranger.
More Information
Book publisherBritish Library Publishing
Publication date1 May 2019
FormatPaperback
Write Your Own Review
You're reviewing:Murder in the Mill-Race

Discover puzzles from The Guardian

Newsletter Fashion Box
WANT A DISCOUNT?