By Elly Griffiths
Ruth Galloway is surprised while she learns that her previous college buddy Dan Golding has died tragically in a home hearth. however the dying takes on a sinister forged while Ruth gets a letter from Dan written previous to he died.
The letter tells of an excellent archaeological discovery, yet Dan additionally says that he's scared for his existence. used to be Dan's loss of life associated with his locate? the single clue is his point out of the Raven King, an old identify for King Arthur.
Then Ruth is invited to ascertain the bones Dan discovered. Ruth travels to Lancashire–the native land of DCI Nelson–with either her eighteen-month-old daughter, Kate, and her druid buddy, Cathbad, in tow. She discovers a campus dwelling in worry of a sinister right-wing workforce referred to as the White Hand. She additionally unearths that the bones published a surprising truth approximately King Arthur–and they've mysteriously vanished. while Nelson, traveling his mom in Blackpool, learns in regards to the case, he's drawn into the research, particularly while Ruth and his loved Kate appear to be at risk. who's prepared to kill to maintain the bones a mystery?
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