By James Hawkins
Short-listed for the 2001 Arthur Ellis Award for most sensible First Novel
within the fourth Inspector Bliss secret, Bliss groups up with Daphne Lovelace to track the daddy of a Canadian girl whose husband is death of melanoma. whereas Ruth Jackson might think that she used to be sired by way of a Beatle, Bliss and Daphne produce other ideas.
In Vancouver, Ruth’s global falls aside whilst her death husband by surprise disappears and she or he is arrested on suspicion of homicide. His significant existence insurance plans and the blood-stained knife present in her kitchen don’t support her case.
Detective Sergeant Phillips of the Mounties takes up the case, and Trina Button, a zany homecare nurse, stirs up hassle for everybody during this exciting foreign story.
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A Year Less a Day: An Inspector Bliss Mystery by James Hawkins