By Jane Willan
The sisters of Gwenafwy Abbey have adored their contemplative life—days spent in prayer, mirrored image, tending the Convent’s vegetable gardens and making their award-winning natural cheese, Heavenly Gouda. lifestyles turns out excellent, aside from Sister Agatha, a die-hard secret fan who despairs of ever discovering any actual lifestyles idea for her personal novel. that's, until eventually the Abbey’s sexton is located lifeless lower than an avalanche of gouda. regardless of the reservations of the neighborhood constable, Sister Agatha is confident it’s homicide and the sport is afoot.
Armed in basic terms with the notes she’s scribbled in the course of her favourite podcast, easy methods to Write a secret Novel, in addition to a classes realized from crime heroes starting from Hercule Poirot to Stephanie Plum, Sister Agatha leads the nuns of Gwenafwy Abbey (and her unwitting sidekick, Father Selwyn) as they start a race opposed to time to unravel the loss of life of Jacob, shop the Abbey, exonerate a loved postulant, and restoration the great identify in their cheese. excellent for fanatics of G. M. Malliet and M. C. Beaton, The Shadow of Death is divine leisure from a skilled debut writer.