By Susanna Gregory
Matthew Bartholomew, health care provider of drugs and fellow of Michaelhouse, Cambridge, is vacationing with a celebration from the varsity to simply accept the present of the residing of a parish in Grundisburgh, Suffolk. one in every of his partners, Unwin, an unworldly pupil, is to be put in as priest. once they arrive, they're instantly thrust into the machinations of neighborhood boundary disputes among 3 landowners, yet all such squabbles look mere trivialities whilst Unwin is murdered within the very church which was once to were his domestic.
While attempting to examine a potential cause for his killing, Bartholomew discovers that this isn't the 1st unnatural demise within the village - deaths which all people 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 sufficient to determine the genuine purpose in the back of the murders and who will achieve from them?
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A Wicked Deed: The Fifth Matthew Bartholomew Chronicle by Susanna Gregory