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Two sisters are in the house when their father is murdered. They accuse each other and both are put on trial. Which one did it?

 

The plot of this book is preposterous but my goodness is it a page turner, so the co-incidences and unlikelihoods simply don't matter. It's very skillfully written, you really don't know which of the sisters did it, there are red herrings galore, until the author choses to let you know, and the main narrator Edie, ex-con man turned lawyer, is engaging.

 

I hadn't heard of Steve Cavangh before, will definitely be reading more of his books.

 

 

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This is the fifth in a series, so I bought the first one and will report in.

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They talked about this on Between The Covers, the new BBC book programme. I added it to my list then but good to hear another vote in favour of this. 

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