(From the publisher):
When an upper-class boy is found violated and dead in London's most dangerous slums, Inspector Pitt is shocked. But when the Waybournes, the boy's family, refuse to answer the police's questions, Inspector Pitt begins to wonder what secrets they were trying to hide. His wife and helpmeet, Charlotte, is determined to find out — even it if means tearing down the facades of an oh-so-proper family....
Original title: Bluegate Fields
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Detective Story and Detectives→ Historical