By Susanna Gregory
Matthew Bartholomew, health care professional of drugs and fellow of Michaelhouse, Cambridge, is vacationing with a celebration from the school to simply accept the present of the residing of a parish in Grundisburgh, Suffolk. one among his partners, Unwin, an unworldly pupil, is to be put in as priest. after they arrive, they're instantly thrust into the machinations of neighborhood boundary disputes among 3 landowners, yet all such squabbles appear mere trivialities whilst Unwin is murdered within the very church which was once to were his domestic.
While attempting to examine a potential rationale for his killing, Bartholomew discovers that this isn't the 1st unnatural demise within the village - deaths which each person has positioned all the way down to the curse of the plague-dead village. he's of too useful a brain to think the superstitions, yet is he wily adequate to determine the genuine intent in the back of the murders and who will achieve from them?
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