Kingdom of Silence: An Inspector Keen Dunliffe Mystery

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Lee Wood

Narrated By: Ralph Cosham

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: February 2009

Duration: 8 hours 37 minutes

Summary:

In the midst of an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease, a U.S. marshal and her prisoner are killed. The prisoner was to testify against a radical animal-rights group. Out of leads, Detective Sergeant Keen Dunliffe is forced into the outbreak along with an inexperienced officer.

Kingdom of Silence is the second in Lee Wood's complex, character-driven mystery series described by Publishers Weekly as "part police procedural and part historical with a dash of romance." Featuring a charmingly unlikely crime-solving duo-the rustic Leeds detective Keen Dunliffe and the plucky American professor Jillie Waltham-the series twists and coils with historical revelations, literary clues, family secrets, and police corruption.

"Wood's solid second mystery to feature Yorkshire Det. Sgt. Keen Dunliffe opens with a bang....A subplot centering on an outbreak of hoof and mouth disease raises the ante...."-Publishers Weekly

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