Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley, the Eighth Earl of Asherton, and his partner, Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers, encounter what seems to be a perfect crime as they investigate a fatal fire at an fifteenth-century cottage. 85,000 first printing. $85,000 ad/promo.
Original title: Playing for the Ashes
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Detective Story and Detectives→ Police Procedural