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The Judgement of Strangers (The Roth Trilogy, Book 2) By Andrew Taylor

The Judgement of Strangers (The Roth Trilogy, Book 2)
by Andrew Taylor

`Complex, with lots of sinister implications... moves the traditional crime novel on to some deeper level of exploration' Jane Jakeman, Independent

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`Complex, with lots of sinister implications... moves the traditional crime novel on to some deeper level of exploration' Jane Jakeman, Independent It is 1970. David Byfield, a widowed parish priest with a dark past and a darker future, brings home a new wife to Roth. Throughout the summer, the consequences of the marriage reverberate through a village now submerged in a sprawling London suburb. Blinded by lust, Byfield is oblivious to the dangers that lie all about him: the menopausal churchwarden with a hopeless passion for her priest; his beautiful, neglected teenage daughter Rosemary; and the sinister presence of Frances Youlgreave - poet, opium addict and suicide - whose power stretches beyond the grave. Soon the murders and blasphemies begin. But does the responsibility lie in the present or the past? And can Byfield, a prisoner of his own passion, break through to the truth before the final tragedy destroys what he most cherishes?

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GOR000829819
The Judgement of Strangers (The Roth Trilogy, Book 2)
Andrew Taylor
Very Good
Paperback
HarperCollins Publishers
2001-02-05
384
000710510X
9780007105106
N/A
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