The Tin God
by Chris Nickson
Leeds, England. October, 1897. Superintendent Harper is proud of his wife Annabelle. She’s one of seven women selected to stand for election as a Poor Law Guardian. But even as the campaign begins, Annabelle and the other female candidates start to receive anonymous letters from someone who believes a woman’s place lies firmly in the home.
The threats escalate into outright violence when an explosion rips through the church hall where Annabelle is due to hold a meeting – with fatal consequences. The only piece of evidence Harper has is a scrap of paper left at the scene containing a fragment from an old folk song. But what is its significance?
As polling day approaches and the attacks increase in menace and intensity, Harper knows he’s in a race against time to uncover the culprit before more deaths follow. With the lives of his wife and daughter at risk, the political becomes cruelly personal …
Genre: Historical Crime & Mystery
“A tense, well-crafted police procedural with authentic period ambience, a clever plot, and an engaging husband and-wife duo in the lead”
The Tin God by Chris Nickson is available in the following formats
|Ebook||9781780109640||1st July 2018||N/A||224||£7.99|
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|Paperback||9781847519092||30th September 2019||138 X 216mm||224||£13.99|
|Paperback||9781847519092||1st December 2019||138 X 216mm||224||$17.95|
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