The Scarlet Coven by David Stuart Davies
Horror , Mystery & Thrillers
Pub Date 20 Apr 2017
Grab a Gibson and enjoy this thoroughly refreshing cocktail of mystery and horror with just a hint of sass. Simon Finch may have retired from the police, but that hasn’t stopped him from taking on the odd investigation. It also hasn’t stopped his wife, Laura, from joining in on the fun. Like the leads of many of the mysteries from the 30s and 40s, Laura and Simon trade quips, drink cocktails and romance each other while tackling the case.
At the start of The Scarlet Coven, Simon and Laura are approached by a troubled man convinced he is about to be killed. When the duo arrive at the prearranged meeting, they find the man dead, stabbed with a strange dagger. Simon soon discovers that the man was searching for his sister who had disappeared a few months earlier. The young woman had been working for a small bookshop before her disappearan...