Dear Little Corpses

The Sunday Times Crime Book of the Month

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Pub Date 19 May 2022 | Archive Date 24 May 2022

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1 September, 1939. As the mass evacuation takes place across Britain, thousands of children leave London for the countryside, but when a little girl vanishes without trace, the reality of separation becomes more desperate and more deadly for those who love her.

In the chaos and uncertainty of war, Josephine Tey struggles with the prospect of change. As a cloud of suspicion falls across the small Suffolk village she has come to love, the conflict becomes personal, and events take a dark and sinister turn.

Blending a Golden Age mystery with the timeless fears of a child's abduction, Dear Little Corpses is an atmospheric snapshot of England in the early days of war.

1 September, 1939. As the mass evacuation takes place across Britain, thousands of children leave London for the countryside, but when a little girl vanishes without trace, the reality of separation...


Advance Praise

‘Historical crime fiction at its very best.’ Sunday Times

‘A distinguished series.’ P. D. James

‘Historical crime fiction at its very best.’ Sunday Times

‘A distinguished series.’ P. D. James


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