Murder in the Afternoon

Murder in the Afternoon

An intricate plot in the post-WWI English countryside and Frances Brody's "refreshingly complex heroine" (Kirkus) combine in Murder in the Afternoon, an absorbing mystery.

Dead one minute…

Young Harriet and her brother Austin have always been scared of the quarry where their stone mason father works. So when they find him dead on the cold ground, they rush off quickly to look for some help.

Alive the next?

When help arrives, however, the quarry is deserted and there… (more)

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Editorial reviews (2 reviews)


Brody’s third in the series is a perfect fit for lovers of classic British mysteries who’d like to watch a clever, introspective, delightful heroine solve a tricky puzzle.

It wasn’t until I finished Murder in the Afternoon that I realized how subtle and clever it is.


Book Details  


Publisher: St. Martin's Publishing Group (February 11, 2014)

Collection: Minotaur Books

Language: English


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