bookshelves: mystery-thriller, published-1993, series, victoriana, tbr-busting-2014, summer-2014, britain-england, london, rape, families, women
Read from May 08 to July 29, 2014
Narrated by Davina Porter
Description: Prudence Barrymore, a talented nurse who had worked with Florence Nightingale in the Crimea, is found strangled to death in a London hospital. Private inquiry agent William Monk is engaged to investigate this horrific crime. Gradually, Monk assembles the portrait of a remarkable woman. Yet he also discerns the shadow of a tragic evil and a frightening glimmer of his own eclipsed past . . .
Whoah! this was a bloated, soap box of an episode. Really not a favourite.
3* The Face of a Stranger (William Monk, #1)
2* A Sudden, Fearful Death (William Monk, #4)
3* The Shifting Tide (William Monk, #14)
4* Dark Assassin (William Monk, #15)
4* Execution Dock (William Monk, #16)
3* Death in the Devil's Acre (Charlotte & Thomas Pitt, #7)
2* The Sheen on the Silk
3* A Christmas Guest (Christmas Stories, #3)
3* A Christmas Beginning (Christmas Stories, #5)