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  • Murder on the Marshes

  • A Tara Thorpe Mystery, Book 1
  • Written by: Clare Chase
  • Narrated by: Lucy Brownhill
  • Length: 10 hrs and 45 mins
  • 4.3 out of 5 stars (15 ratings)

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Murder on the Marshes

Written by: Clare Chase
Narrated by: Lucy Brownhill
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Publisher's Summary

Do you love twisty murder mysteries? Meet Tara Thorpe. The clue to a puzzling local murder has landed right on her doorstep. Perfect for fans of Faith Martin, LJ Ross, and Joy Ellis.

As the sun rises, a wealthy young woman, Samantha Seabrook, is found drowned in the ornamental fountain of a deserted Cambridge courtyard, the only clue: an antique silver chain wound tightly around her throat. 

It’s Tara Thorpe’s job to discover what happened to Miss Seabrook. But the case becomes personal when she learns that Samantha had been receiving death threats...rather like the one that landed on Tara’s doorstep the night the woman died.

Together with Detective Inspector Garstin Blake, Tara tracks the killer to the dank and dangerous fens on the outskirts of the city. But there’s something Tara can’t quite admit to Blake about her past – and it could make all the difference to whether they live...or die.

An absolutely gripping mystery that will keep you hooked until the very last word. The first in a series of pause-resisting Cambridge mysteries featuring Thorpe and Blake.

©2018 Clare Chase (P)2018 Bookouture

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Glad I did not read any reviews before I purchased

After I purchased I read a few reviews, glad I purchased as book was excellent, performance was excellent. All in all a great newly discovered author.. just goes to show you reviews can be misleading. Can’t wait to read next one!

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long

sorry had to give on this one. the story took too long to get going.
The reader 's voice got on my nerves so breathy , like someone sharing gossip; and reading sentences from a book. You could not tell one person from another.

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