New PDF release: Act of Murder (Lancashire Detective, Book 1)
By Alan Wright
Wigan, 1894. The Richard Throstle Magic Lantern corporation proudly offers its ghoulishly renowned magic lantern express, Phantasmagoria. in the meantime, throughout city a traveling theatre corporation – the Morgan-Drew avid gamers – plods the provinces within the celebrated melodrama The Silver King. the great folks of Wigan are inundated with leisure possibilities, which they sorely desire following a up to date strike which has left town half-starved. but if Richard Throstle is located murdered in his resort room – his spouse Georgina dozing beside him – and a solid member of The Silver King is offed onstage in the course of a functionality, the neighborhood police within the type of Sergeant Slevin take cost of an research with a view to see the curtain pass up on sordid predilections and shameful secrets and techniques.
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Act of Murder (Lancashire Detective, Book 1) by Alan Wright