Kate Ellis’s The Mermaid’s Scream tells the story of secrets, cover-ups, and murders that mimic a story from 100+ years ago. Archaeologists and historians help put the pieces together for an old crime and exonerate an ancestor of the new owner of a manor, as well help DI Wesley Peterson figure out the clues in a current murder investigation.
It was a little slow going at first, but eventually the twists were pretty interesting. It was a little neat how things matched up, but it was surprising.
Read August 2018