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Dark Waters

Dark Waters

(2012)
(The second book in the Cragg & Fidelis Mystery series)
A novel by

 
Blake's A Dark Anatomy has been called "impressive" (Publishers Weekly) and "a solid winner" (Booklist) and Dark Waters, the second book in the Cragg & Fidelis series, will leave readers hungry for more

Preston, 1741. The drowning of drunken publican Antony Egan is no surprise-even if it comes as an unpleasant shock to coroner Titus Cragg, whose wife was the old man's niece. But he does his duty to the letter, and the inquest's verdict is accidental death. Meanwhile the town is agog with rumour and faction, as the General Election is only a week away and the two local seats are to be contested by four rival candidates. But Cragg's close friend, Dr. Luke Fidelis, finds evidence to cast doubt on the events leading to Egan's demise.

Soon suspicions are further roused when a well-to-do farmer collapses and it appears he was in town on political business. Is there a conspiracy afoot? The Mayor and Council have their own way of imposing order, but Cragg is determined not to be swayed by their pressure. With the help of Fidelis's scientific ingenuity the true criminals are brought to light.

Genre: Historical Mystery
 
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Hardback Editions

August 2013 : USA Hardback
Title: Dark Waters (Cragg & Fidelis Mysteries)
Author(s): Robin Blake
ISBN: 1-250-00673-2 / 978-1-250-00673-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Minotaur Books
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May 2013 : UK Hardback
Title: Dark Waters
Author(s): Robin Blake
ISBN: 1-4448-1512-1 / 978-1-4448-1512-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Charnwood
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Paperback Editions

January 2015 : UK Paperback
Title: Dark Waters (Cragg & Fidelis)
Author(s): Robin Blake
ISBN: 1-4721-1591-0 / 978-1-4721-1591-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Constable
Availability: Amazon UK   

August 2012 : UK Paperback
Title: Dark Waters (Cragg and Fidelis Series)
Author(s): Robin Blake
ISBN: 0-230-76161-5 / 978-0-230-76161-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

January 2015 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Dark Waters (Cragg & Fidelis Historical Crime Series Book 2)
Author(s): Robin Blake
Publisher: Constable
Availability: Amazon UK   

August 2013 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Dark Waters (Cragg & Fidelis Mysteries)
Author(s): Robin Blake
Publisher: Minotaur Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   



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