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A Stuga On the Cusp of the Orust Riviera, tucked away next to a hobbit hole in the woods.

The Sibyl in Her Grave (Hilary Tamar #4)

The Sibyl in Her Grave - Sarah Caudwell

 

bookshelves: autumn-2010, dodgy-narrator, published-2000, epistolatory-diary-blog, mystery-thriller

Read on October 27, 2010

 

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There we go then, the last Cauldwell *sniff*. I have gleaned great enjoyment from this series and this last one is the best of all.

 

Julia Larwood's Aunt Regina needs help. She and two friends pooled their modest resources and invested in equities. Now the tax man demands his due, but they've already spent the money. How can they dig themselves out of the tax hole? Even more to the point: Can the sin of capital gains trigger corporeal loss?