Darkening Sky (Sister Agnes) - By Alison Joseph

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Darkening Sky (Sister Agnes)

Written by: Alison Joseph
Category: Fiction, Mystery / Suspense / Thriller, Detective

Book Details:

ISBN 10: 0749081074
ISBN 13: 9780749081072
Format: Paperback
Page Count: 329
Publisher: Allison & Busby
Date Published: United Kingdom, October 16th, 2006
Language: English

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Condition: Very Good (7670-1)
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Sister Agnes is about to take her final vows, but is worried about giving up all her earthly possessions. If she ever leaves the convent, how would she survive with no home and no finances? However, Agnes's concerns are put into perspective when Walker McFadden, a lodger at the hostel for addicts in London at which she works, is found dead. When Walker's handsome brother Alasdair turns up at the funeral and announces that he believes Walker's death was no accident, he enlists Agnes's help in tracking down the killer. By tracing Walker's childhood friends and comrades in the Falkland's War, Agnes stumbles on Walker's own writings of horror and revenge on an unnamed man. Agnes feels she is beginning to pick up the trail of truth. "The Darkening Sky" is a cleverly realised novel for our times, based on the moral dilemmas of Dante's Inferno. Author Biography Alison Joseph was born and brought up in London. She studied French and Philosophy at Leeds University. In 1985 she set up her own production company, producing Through the Devil's Gateway, a series about women and religion presented by Helen Mirren on Channel 4. Alison has adapted novels for BBC Radio 4's Book at Bedtime and The Late Book, including the award-winning production of Captain Corelli's Mandolin. Read more

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