For the first time in one cozy volume Anne Perrys first two Christmas novelsyuletide offerings full of holiday magic . . . and murder A CHRISTMAS JOURNEY _25E2_2580_259COne of the best books to brighten the joyous season.
_25E2_2580_259D_25E2_2580_2593USA0E4F4494FD The Wall Street Journal In the Berkshire countryside, family and guests have gathered for a delicious weekend fte surrounded by roaring fires and candlelight. Its scarcely the setting for misfortune, and no onenot even that clever budding sleuth Lady Vespasia Cumming-Gouldanticipates the tragedy that is to darken this holiday house party. A CHRISTMAS VISITOR _25E2_2580_259CSatisfyingly dark and suspenseful.
_25E2_2580_259D Entertainment Weekly _25E2_2580_259CWondrous . . . a welcome entry to the seasonal thriller.
_25E2_2580_259D Richmond Times-Dispatch At the Dreghorn family reunion, the tranquility of a snowbound English estate is shattered by what an apparently accidental death. The victims distraught wife summons her godfather, the distinguished mathematician and inventor Henry Rathbone, to the scene. And questions about the tragic event soon turn into whispers of murder.
From the Trade Paperback edition.