Sunday, 23 February 2014

'Theft of Life' by Imogen Robertson


Release date: 22nd May 2014
Published by: Headline Review
ISBN No: 978 0755390151


London, 1785. When the body of a West Indies planter is found pegged out in the grounds of St Paul's, suspicion falls on one of the victim's former slaves, who was found with his watch on the London streets. As Harriet and Crowther begin investigate, however, they find the answer is not that simple. Together, they negotiate the interests of the British government, the secrets of the plantation owners, and a network of alliances stretching across the Atlantic. And they must confront the uncomfortable truth that some people are willing to do great evil when they believe their cause to be just.



Copyright: Amazon Synopsis

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