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When the pesky Anna Bünz arrives at Mardian to investigate the rare survival of folk dancing still practised there, she quickly antagonizes the villagers. But Mrs Bünz is not the only source of friction - two of the other enthusiasts are also spoiling for a fight.
When the sword dancers' traditional mock beheading of the Winter Solstice becomes horribly real, Superintendent Roderick Alleyn finds himself faced with a case of great complexity and of gruesome proportions....
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By Juanita Fogarty on 04-08-18
A slow burner
The narrator, Rio Jerrom, did a great job with a very slow paced story that I might well have abandoned had he not injected some life into it. Fair but not vintage Ngaio Marsh.