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The Droitwich Deceivers

(The fifth book in the Ravenscroft series)
A novel by

April 1890

When the nine-year-old daughter of a prominent Droitwich businessman disappears without a trace whilst on a visit to a local churchyard, Detective Inspector Ravenscroft and his colleage, Constable Tom Crabb are called upon to investigate. In a seemingly unconnected incident Ravenscroft's wife, Lucy, is asked by a distraught mother to find the baby that she'd been compelled to give away. As the investigations proceed, both Ravenscroft and Lucy encounter the darkened world of Victorian child exploitation: where lies, deceit and murder are commonplace and they are stuck in a desperate race against time to save the endangered children.

Genre: Historical Mystery

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Used availability for Kerry Tombs's The Droitwich Deceivers

Hardback Editions

June 2012 : UK Hardback

Title: The Droitwich Deceivers (Inspector Ravenscroft)
Author(s): Kerry Tombs
ISBN: 0-7090-9815-4 / 978-0-7090-9815-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Robert Hale Ltd
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Paperback Editions

April 2013 : UK Paperback

Title: The Droitwich Deceivers
Author(s): Kerry Tombs
ISBN: 1-4448-1501-6 / 978-1-4448-1501-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft Ltd
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Kindle Editions

February 2020 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: THE DROITWICH DECEIVERS a captivating Victorian historical murder mystery (Inspector Ravenscroft Detective Mysteries Book 5)
Author(s): KERRY TOMBS
Publisher: Joffe Books historical mysteries
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