Faith Morgan is back with another mystery full of unexpected twists and turns
Faith Morgan, former policewoman and now vicar of the small English village of Little Worthy, goes to visit one of her parishioners at his farm, only to discover the house surrounded by police cars. A body has been found in the local river and farmer Markham is charged with murder.
Though busy with preparations for Christmas, Faith is called on to investigate when its found out that the victim is also a member of her congregationLucas Kemp, a member of the choir.
Faiths informal inquiries lead her to uncover a hotbed of tensions and romantic rivalries in the choir, questions about drugs, and a run-in with an unsavory unclewhich leads to a dramatic rescue by Ben, Faiths former detective partner and ex-boyfriend.
In the tradition of Father Brown and Miss Marple, The Advent of Murder brings readers an authentic picture of English rural and church life combined with a satisfying mystery that will keep readers guessing until the end.