24 Ratings
4.04
Series
Part 55 of 64
Language
English
Category
Crime
Length
8T 45min

Fire in the Thatch

Author: E.C.R. Lorac Narrator: Kris Dyer Audiobook

The Second World War is drawing to a close. Nicholas Vaughan, released from the army after an accident, takes refuge in Devon renting a thatched cottage in the beautiful countryside at Mallory Fitzjohn. Hard work and rural peace seem to make this a happy bachelor life. On a nearby farm lives the bored, flirtatious June St Cyres, an exile from London while her husband is a Japanese POW. June’s presence attracts fashionable visitors of dubious character, and threatens to spoil Vaughan’s prized seclusion. When Little Thatch is destroyed in a blaze, all Vaughan’s work goes up in smoke and Inspector Macdonald is drafted in to uncover a motive for murder.

© 2018 Soundings (Audiobook) ISBN: 9781407969367

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