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New York Times bestseller Cleo Coyle's "delightfully twisty" new Coffeehouse Mystery.


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A Bitter Feast by Deborah Crombie

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Also by Deborah Crombie:

A Bitter Feast, October 2019
Hardcover
Garden of Lamentations, February 2017
Hardcover
To Dwell in Darkness, October 2014
Hardcover
The Sound Of Broken Glass, March 2014
Paperback
No Mark Upon Her, February 2013
Paperback
The Sound Of Broken Glass, February 2013
Hardcover
No Mark Upon Her, February 2012
Hardcover
Necessary As Blood, October 2010
Trade Size
Where Memories Lie, July 2010
Trade Size (reprint)
Necessary As Blood, October 2009
Hardcover
Where Memories Lie, July 2009
Mass Market Paperback (reprint)
Where Memories Lie, July 2008
Hardcover
Water Like a Stone, January 2008
Mass Market Paperback
Dreaming of the Bones, February 2007
Paperback (reprint)
Water Like a Stone, June 2006
Hardcover
In a Dark House, January 2006
Paperback (reprint)
Mourn Not Your Dead, November 2005
Paperback (reprint)
Leave The Grave Green, August 2005
Paperback (reprint)
Now May You Weep, October 2004
Paperback
In A Dark House, October 2004
Hardcover
All Shall Be Well, February 2004
Paperback (reprint)
A Share in Death, August 2003
Paperback (reprint)
And Justice There is None, June 2003
Paperback
A Finer End, May 2002
Paperback (reprint)
Kissed A Sad Good-bye, January 2001
Paperback

A Bitter Feast
Deborah Crombie

Duncan Kincaid/Gemma James #18
William Morrow
October 2019
On Sale: October 8, 2019
384 pages
ISBN: 0062271660
EAN: 9780062271662
Kindle: B07H4YS6X2
Hardcover / e-Book
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Mystery Police Procedural | Thriller Police Procedural

New York Times bestselling author Deborah Crombie returns with a mesmerizing entry in her “excellent” (Miami Herald) series, in which Scotland Yard detectives Duncan Kincaid and Gemma James are pulled into a dangerous web of secrets, lies, and murder that simmers beneath the surface of a tranquil Cotswolds village.

Scotland Yard Detective Superintendent Duncan Kincaid and his wife, Detective Inspector Gemma James, have been invited for a relaxing weekend in the Cotswolds, one of Britain’s most enchanting regions, famous for its rolling hills, golden cottages, and picturesque villages.

Duncan, Gemma, and their children are guests at Beck House, the family estate of Melody Talbot, Gemma’s detective sergeant. The Talbot family is wealthy, prominent, and powerful—Melody’s father is the publisher of one of London’s largest and most influential newspapers. The centerpiece of this glorious fall getaway is a posh charity harvest luncheon catered by up-and-coming chef Viv Holland. After fifteen years in London’s cut-throat food scene, Viv has returned to the Gloucestershire valleys of her childhood and quickly made a name for herself with her innovative meals based on traditional cuisine but using fresh local ingredients. Attended by the local well-to-do as well as national press food bloggers and restaurant critics, the event could make Viv a star.

But a tragic car accident and a series of mysterious deaths rock the estate and pull Duncan and Gemma into the investigation. It soon becomes clear that the killer has a connection with Viv’s pub—or, perhaps, with Beck House itself.

Does the truth lie in the past? Or is it closer to home, tied up in the tangled relationships and bitter resentments between the staff at Beck House and Viv’s new pub? Or is it more personal, entwined with secrets hidden by Viv and those closest to her?

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Re: A Bitter Feast

Amazing Detective Story I read it. I also this story on my
website: https://digitalsaad.us/
(Shawn Dave 7:45am December 4)

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