By Louise Penny
Winner of the 2007 Agatha Award for most sensible Novel!
Welcome to iciness in 3 Pines, a picturesque village in Quebec, the place the villagers are getting ready for a normal state Christmas, and somebody is getting ready for murder.
No one loved CC de Poitiers. no longer her quiet husband, no longer her spineless lover, no longer her pathetic daughter—and definitely not one of the citizens of 3 Pines. CC de Poitiers controlled to alienate each person, correct up till the instant of her dying.
When leader Inspector Armand Gamache, of the Sûreté du Quebec, is named to enquire, he speedy realizes he is facing an individual relatively striking. CC de Poitiers used to be electrocuted in the course of a frozen lake, in entrance of the full village, as she watched the once a year curling match. And but not anyone observed something. Who might have been insane sufficient to aim any such macabre approach to murder—or tremendous adequate to succeed?
With his trademark compassion and braveness, Gamache digs underneath the idyllic floor of village existence to discover the damaging secrets and techniques lengthy buried there. For a Quebec wintry weather isn't just staggeringly appealing yet lethal, and the folk of 3 Pines comprehend higher than to bare an excessive amount of of themselves. yet different risks have gotten transparent to Gamache. As a sour wind blows into the village, whatever much more chilling is coming for Gamache himself.
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A Fatal Grace: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (A Chief Inspector Gamache Mystery Book 2) by Louise Penny