By Charles Todd
It's New Year's Eve, 1919. Scotland backyard Inspector Ian Rutledge has observed his sister to the house of mutual neighbors for dinner yet will get a choice from the workplace and has to depart. at the steps open air, he sees a brass cartridge casing, like numerous others he's noticeable in the course of the struggle. yet this one has an engraving within the steel. Curious, he wallet it.
quickly after, Rutledge is at the southern coast of britain assisting the neighborhood police trap a assassin. paintings performed, on a whim he drives alongside the cliffs overlooking the Atlantic and takes a stroll out at the headland. Returning to his motor vehicle, he unearths one other engraved cartridge casing at the driver's seat. He's been followed.
The cartridge casing turns out to indicate to the conflict and unfinished enterprise there. to stick alive within the face of an unknown and unseen adversary, Rutledge is pressed to the bounds of his talents. He's the prey. yet who's the hunter?
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A Long Shadow (Inspector Ian Rutledge Mystery, Book 8) by Charles Todd