Murder at the Castle
by Jeanne M. Dams

“Fans of Agatha Christie and Dorothy L. Sayers will enjoy Jeanne Dams’ very traditional British cozies” Booklist

A Dorothy Martin mystery

Dorothy Martin and her husband, retired Chief Constable Alan Nesbitt, are invited to join their close friends Nigel and Inga Evans at a Welsh music festival where both Nigel and Inga will be performing with the world-renowned conductor Sir John Warner. Amid the glorious surroundings of Welsh castles and the history of long-ago battles, the stage is set for a most enjoyable festival.

However, when a tragic accident takes the life of one of the choir, and the same fate befalls another performer, Dorothy and Alan find themselves in the midst of an investigation as tumultuous, passionate and complicated as any opera.


A Dorothy Martin novel always delivers good fun for lovers of traditional mysteries


Anglophiles, music lovers, and cozy readers will sing “alleluia"

Publishers Weekly

Dams, well-known for her classic British cozies, supplements a solid mystery with current and historic details of the Welsh border area.

Kirkus Reviews

Jeanne M. Dams

Jeanne M. Dams, an American, is a devout Anglophile who has wished she could live in England ever since her first visit in 1963. Fortunately, her alter ego, Dorothy Martin, can do just that. Jeanne lives in South Bend, Indiana, with a varying population of cats.

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Murder at the Castle by Jeanne M. Dams is available in the following formats

Hardback978072788259228th February 2013145 X 225mm208£21.99
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