When the body of a teenage girl is found washed up in the flooded fens outside Cambridge, DI Chloe Frohmann and her partner Morris Keene must work quickly to solve the mystery of her death before the press pounces on the story.
Meanwhile, Mathilde Oliver, the autistic daughter of a Cambridge don, is attempting to trace the writer of a series of letters addressed to a student at Corpus Christi College who doesn't seem to exist.
Across the hallowed paths of Cambridge University, Frohmann and Keene follow a sparse trail of clues as the nameless body and the obscure letters lead them to an imposing country manor.
Here they begin to unravel a web of secrets, long-buried crimes and fresh horrors ...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages
- Publisher: Allison & Busby
- Publication Date: 22/05/2014
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9780749014209