A murdered priest leaves behind records of confessional secrets…Secrets someone would prefer he took to the grave.
A small town in the English countryside isolated by a severe storm, and a young female officer, alone and out of her depth. A troubled priest is brutally murdered, leaving behind a journal of the residents’ confessional secrets; secrets certain people would have preferred he took to the grave.
As word spreads, the pressure rises as the eyes of the town watch her every move. With no forensic team, no support and a savage killer hiding in a turbulent town, is PC Sarah Gladstone up to the task?
Read the first novel in the Sarah Gladstone series. New British Detective Novel from former British Detective Darryl Donaghue
Praise for Darryl Donaghue.
‘Once again Darryl Donaghue delivers another fresh and stylish dose of Rural Noir in his latest case for rookie detective Sarah Gladstone.’ – Robert A, on Death’s Privilege.
‘Brilliant novel so fast paced that I finished it in a day. Highly recommended!’ – Mikeyblue, on Death’s Privilege.
‘Bloody brilliant!’ – Amazon Customer, on Death’s Privilege.
‘Loved pretty much everything about Darryl Donaghue’s writing style. Interesting characters, fast paced story and a certain page turner for sure. Will be looking out for more.’ – Mrs. L E Liddle, on A Journal of Sin.
‘Very addictive reading, a very good and typically British whodunnit. I thoroughly enjoyed this novel – it is well written and would highly recommend!’ – Stephanie Tate, on A Journal of Sin.