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Another British mystery, rural, peopled with intetesting chsracters. I liked this one.
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I love stories about Ireland and Irish accents, so thought (and hoped) that I would really like this one. Thirty-four minutes in, I am going to put myself out of my misery and return it. It's so...dull. From the 3rd paragraph, I have been afraid we were going to reach this point, and I have been trying to figure out why. Melanie McHugh has a very pleasant voice, but also a very monotone one, but that's not entirely it. The story had to begin somewhere and finding a skeleton seems like it should be an exciting - or at least attention-getting - opening. But no. What is it about some authors that grab and keep your interest? I guess if I knew that I would be a world-famous author myself.
Better luck next time, Andrea!
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A very enjoyable mix of mystery and small town life in Donegal with a delightful main character, "Ben" O'Keefe, a local solicitor who is more accustomed to property conveyancing than crime investigation but she cannot help herself from becoming involved in events which had their origin in the troubled past. I hope that we will hear more of her and Tom Molloy, a member of the local Garda. The narration by Melanie McHugh was an added bonus
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