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Author: Sian Busby
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Short Books, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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London, July 1946. A woman's body is found in a disused bomb site off the Holloway Road. She is identified as Lillian Frobisher, "a respectable wife and mother" who lived with her family nearby. The police assume that Lillian must have been the victim of a sexual assault; but when the autopsy finds no evidence of rape, they turn their attention to her private life - How did she come to be in the bomb site, a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sian Busby
ISBN: 1780722060 9781780722061
OCLC Number: 869746156
Description: xviii, 284 pages
Responsibility: Sian Busby.

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London, July 1946. A woman's body is found in a disused bomb site off the Holloway Road. In this deeply evocative crime drama, Sian Busby strips away the veneer of stoicism and respectability in  Read more...

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"Elegant - spell-binding" --Daily Mail "Brilliantly evoked" --Sunday Times "A classic whodunit at its very best" --The Express "A cracking book" --Lorraine Kelly "A writer with a rare and singular Read more...

 
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