The Smile of a Ghost Paperback
Part of the Merrily Watkins Series series
THE SEVENTH INSTALMENT IN THE MERRILY WATKINS SERIESThe Parish Priest must solve the mystery of a young boy's deathly fall from the Ludlow Castle ruins, and discovers a hidden obsession with the afterlife amongst the ancient streets...'Compassionate, original and sharply contemporary.
Rickman's crime series is one of the best around.' - SpectatorIn the affluent, historic town of Ludlow, a teenage boy dies in a fall from the castle ruins.
Accident or suicide? No great mystery - so why does the boy's uncle, retired detective Andy Mumford, turn to Diocesan Exorcist Merrily Watkins?
More people will die before Merrily - her own future uncertain - uncovers a dangerous obsession with suicide, death and the afterlife hidden within these shadowed medieval streets.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 528 pages
- Publisher: Atlantic Books
- Publication Date: 01/04/2012
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9780857890153