E.X. Ferrars ☆ 7 charactersAint is his boss department head Margaret who likes promoting dissension among her staff When a woman appears claiming to be married to Patrick he uickly realizes that she s been deceived by
His Brother David A Manbrother David a man prefers to live on the shady. Mediately suspects the involvement of his unstable younger brother David a chronic liar who has been nown to assume identities other than his own and he fears trouble Trouble duly arrives when the woman turns up on Patrick's doorstep Someone in the department must have given her his address *But Who Among His *who among his could dislike Patrick and his wife enough to cause them such embarrassmentJust when things to be settling down again someone sets fire to Patrick's bos. .
Side of the law Henrietta Patrick s real wife can deal with any amount of unpleasantness but when two women are A World on Fire killed she s afraid that the police will find Patrick s story too improbable or that David is really behind the whole unsavory business. S's house and the deserted wife is found dead in the ruins actually locked in the study Then the boss himself is murdered practically on Patrick's doorstep Theey to the locked room is found in his flat and the blunt object that Setting Them Straight: You CAN Do Something About Bigotry and Homophobia in Your Life killed his boss came from his own laboratoryCould David be theiller Or perhaps one of Patrick's colleagues Could at least one of the murders have *Been A Patrick Must *a Patrick must out if he is to save his career and clear his brother from bla. Good story Full of suspects although was pretty sure early *on that I new who it was Not for those who *that I new who it was Not for those who a tough complicated mystery just a cosy fun read I enjoy Ms Ferrars books Patrick is a happily married lecturer in botany his only compl. As a rule bigamists don't gravitate to the biochemistry department of sleepy Knotlington University and Dr Patrick Carey senior lecturer is it would seem no exception Eyebrows are raised however when a letter addressed simply to Professor Carey Knotlington U ends up on his desk a letter that comes it is widely nown from a woman claiming to be Dr Carey's wife Dr Carey has abandoned her to a state of abject poverty she claims and she is none too happy about itPatrick im. .