(From the publisher):
Shadowed by the Malvern Hills, the village of Wychehill is no rural paradise but an uneasy mix of embittered farmers, escapees from the city and a pub with a reputation for drug dealing. Called in to investigate an unsettling series of road accidents, Merrily Watkins stumbles into a barbed tangle of alienation, murder... and the fatal pursuit of an archaic secret...
Original title: The Remains of an Altar
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Detective Story and Detectives
Fiction→ Horror→ Detectives and Horror