When the bones of a suspected missing girl are discovered in a salt marsh in Norfolk, Deputy Chief Inspector Nelson calls on a local university professor and bone expert to assist in the investigation.
This is the reader’s first introduction to Dr. Ruth Galloway. An overweight, middle aged, loaner, who quickly becomes a pivotal player in a story that involves murder, mythology, and unforgettable characters.
Griffiths’ story quickly absorbs the reader with its fluid writing style, fast paced action, and interesting characters.
Mystery lovers will no doubt enjoy the new crime solving academician that is Dr. Ruth Galloway.