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Murder in the Mill-Race [Speak Justly of the Dead] (Robert Macdonald #37)

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Title:Murder in the Mill-Race [Speak Justly of the Dead] (Robert Macdonald #37)
Author:
Rivett, Edith Caroline  Writing under the pseudonym: Lorac, E. C. R.   
(11 of 14 for author by title)
Murder in Vienna (Robert Macdonald #42)
Murder by Matchlight (Robert Macdonald #26)
Published:   1952
Publisher:Collins
Tags:fiction, mystery
Description:

"Never make trouble in the village" is an unspoken law, but it's a binding law. You may know about your neighbor's sins and shortcomings, but you must never name them aloud. It'd make trouble, and small societies want to avoid trouble."

When Dr Raymond Ferens moves to a practice at Milham in the Moor in North Devon, he and his wife are enchanted with the beautiful hilltop village lying so close to moor and sky. At first, they see only its charm, but soon they begin to uncover its secrets—envy, hatred, and malice.

Everyone says that Sister Monica, warden of a children's home, is a saint—but is she? A few months after the Ferens' arrival her body is found drowned in the mill-race. Chief Inspector Macdonald faces one of his most difficult cases in a village determined not to betray its dark secrets to a stranger. [Suggest a different description.]

Comments:Published in the U.S.A. as 'Speak Justly for the Dead'
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