By Barbara Cleverly
Scotland backyard Detective Joe Sandilands is stuck off defend one evening in 1933 via a telephone name from a distressed boy named Jackie Drummond, who simply may be the illegitimate son Joe by no means knew he had. Jackie is in difficulty at his Sussex boarding tuition, the place a instructor has been murdered. whilst Joe will get himself assigned to the research, he learns the boarding college case is extra advanced than apparently: a daunting variety of boys, all from prosperous households, have long past lacking over the school’s historical past, and via a few twist of fate not one of the households have up on their sons' whereabouts.
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Not My Blood (Joe Sandilands, Book 10) by Barbara Cleverly