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The untimely death of Claire's husband leaves her feeling numb. She retreats to a dilapidated schoolhouse in the tranquil village of Sunderne, but her peace seems threatened by her neighbour Jonathan, and the house, which itself seems to be unleashing strange ideas that Claire cannot explain.
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Published October 20th 1994 by Headline (first published 1948)
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So very dull. It is hard to believe that this is the same author who wrote the Cadfael series under the pseudonym "Ellis Peters".
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aka Peter Benedict, Jolyon Carr, Ellis Peters (later editions of her work are sometimes published under this pseudonym), and John Redfern

West Midlands Literary Heritage website biography

Novelist. Born September 1913 at Horsehay, Shropshire. Her father was a clerk at a local ironworks. Edith attended Dawley Church of England School and the Coalbrookdale High School for Girls. Through her mother, s
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