A Touch of Mortality

A Touch of Mortality

Ann Granger


Ann Granger's novels concerning leader Inspector Alan Markby and his on-and-off paramour, Meredith Mitchell, take the vintage British nation-state comfortable and replace it in ways in which flip it into an end-of-the-millennium modern. The population of a duplex in Oxfordshire characterize this conflict among the outdated and new. the traditional construction with huge again lot, as soon as used to accommodate farm households, is now break up among Bodicote, the aged village eccentric who retains goats and has a wandering eye, and Liam and Sally Caswell, a qualified couple who moved from London to the peaceable geographical region in order that Liam, a scientist whose study concerned beagles, can write a e-book in accordance with his work.
Trouble exhibits up speedily. Liam's a dragon whose brief fuse and overall loss of manners has enraged approximately each person he is met. Bodicote and he have already clashed over the goats moving into his backyard, and Boticote's behavior of barging into their apartment ended in quite a few disagreeable scenes. Bodicote's additionally offended at Sally whilst she fed his goats turnips and unknowingly spoilt their milk for awhile.

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