Author: G.M. Malliet
Published: September 13, 2011 by Minotaur
Series Name: Max Tudor / Nether Monkslip
Main Character: Max Tudor
Nominated for 2012 Agatha and Dilys awards.
Former MI5 agent turned Anglican priest solves crime in a small village near England's South West coast.
A best mystery of 2011 (Library Journal and the Boston Globe) and a best book of 2011 (Shelf Awareness).
Library Journal: "Malliet, like Louise Penny, brings a contemporary freshness to the traditional mystery."