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The Corpse's Tale by Katherine John
  

The Corpse's Tale

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Synopsis

The Corpse's Tale by Katherine John

Dai Morgan has the body of a man and the mind of a child. He lived with his mother in the Mid Wales village of Llan, next door to bright, beautiful 19 year old Anna Harris. The vicar found Anna's naked, battered body in the churchyard one morning. The police discovered Anna's bloodstained earring in Dai's pocket. The judge gave Dai life. After ten years in gaol Dai appealed against his sentence and was freed. Sergeants Trevor Joseph and Peter Collins are sent to Llan to reopen the case. But the villagers refuse to believe Dai innocent. The Llan police do not make mistakes or allow murderers to walk free. Do they?

About the Author

Katherine John
Katherine John is a pen name of the author Catrin Collier. She was born and brought up in Pontypridd and worked for a while in Europe and America before returning to her native Wales. She now lives on the Gower Peninsula near Swansea, with her family.

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Book Info

Publication date

18th May 2006

Author

Katherine John

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Author's Website

www.catrincollier.com/
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Publisher

Accent Press Ltd

Format

Paperback

Categories

Crime / Mystery
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ISBN

9781905170319

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