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Publisher Description

“Ruth Galloway is a captivating amateur sleuth — an inspired creation.” — Louise Penny

“Readers will look forward to learning more about [Ruth Galloway].” — USA Today
“Ruth is a terrific character: unglamorous, smart, down-to-earth and completely believable.” — San Jose Mercury News

Known as England’s Nazareth, the medieval town of Little Walsingham is famous for religious apparitions. So when Ruth Galloway’s druid friend Cathbad sees a woman in a white dress and a dark blue cloak standing alone in the local cemetery one night, he takes her as a vision of the Virgin Mary. But then a woman wrapped in blue cloth is found dead the next day, and Ruth’s old friend Hilary, an Anglican priest, receives a series of hateful, threatening letters. Could these crimes be connected? When one of Hilary’s fellow female priests is murdered just before Little Walsingham’s annual Good Friday Passion Play, Ruth, Cathbad, and DCI Harry Nelson must team up to find the killer before he strikes again.
“An uncommon, down-to-earth heroine whose acute insight, wry humor, and depth of feeling make her a thoroughly engaging companion.” — Erin Hart 

Mysteries & Thrillers
May 3
HMH Books
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company

Customer Reviews

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Woman in Blue

Indulge yourself and buy them all while they’re on sale, always a nice, cozy mystery with a believable leading lady.

Motownmary ,


Once again Ms. Griffiths has taken the reader on a journey of myth, mystery and historical
Enlightenment. The twists & turns and various
Characters add up to one of her best in the series. The tension between Ruth & Nelson
Is palpable throughout the book adding deeper
Drama to a even deeper story line.
A quick read because it was hard for me to put
Down & briefly abandon the story!

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