Plaster Sinners is another fun Flaxborough romp!
Detective Sergeant Love is coshed on the head while inspecting a plaster cottage bas-relief. Later, the item is sold for an astonishingly high 370 pounds. Suspecting something shady, Inspector Purbright investigates.
This is the eleventh book in the series of twelve. The characters are well-defined and the plots just keep getting better. The humor is more apparent in this series entry. It is a good choice for readers looking for a village cozy mystery that moves at a rather slow pace. The characters are the star here. 4 stars!
Plaster Sinners is set in rural England in the 1970s. If you’re not British, I would recommend reading this on an eReader to make it easy to look up unusual words.
Thanks to the publisher, Farrago, and NetGalley for an advanced copy.
Posted in Mystery & Thrillers Tagged with: 1970s, Flaxborough, Jul 12 2018, Police procedural