Download e-book for iPad: A Dying Fall (Ruth Galloway, Book 5) by Elly Griffiths

By Elly Griffiths

ISBN-10: 0547798164

ISBN-13: 9780547798165

Ruth Galloway is surprised whilst she learns that her outdated collage good friend Dan Golding has died tragically in a home hearth. however the demise takes on a sinister forged whilst Ruth gets a letter from Dan written previous to he died.

The letter tells of an excellent archaeological discovery, yet Dan additionally says that he's scared for his existence. used to be Dan's demise associated with his locate? the one clue is his point out of the Raven King, an historical identify for King Arthur.

Then Ruth is invited to check the bones Dan stumbled on. Ruth travels to Lancashire–the fatherland of DCI Nelson–with either her eighteen-month-old daughter, Kate, and her druid good friend, Cathbad, in tow. She discovers a campus residing in worry of a sinister right-wing team known as the White Hand. She additionally reveals that the bones published a surprising truth approximately King Arthur–and they've mysteriously vanished. whilst Nelson, traveling his mom in Blackpool, learns concerning the case, he's drawn into the research, specially whilst Ruth and his cherished Kate appear to be at risk. who's prepared to kill to maintain the bones a mystery?

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Ten thousand dollars for her reward, cries Paris. … Mona Lisa's innumerable lovers should unite to offer a purse that would bring her straightaway back to the place the world looks upon as her home. No one man should have exclusive right to feed on that mysterious loveliness. The fatal-attraction theory appealed to the French heart and softened the loss. If Mona Lisa was gone, at least she had been stolen for love. 2 AS THE INVESTIGATION entered its second day, every clue, however tenuous, was magnified.

If he were able to see into the future, he would have paid closer attention, but a summer Sunday in the Louvre—who could remember? Mon Dieu! The old guard bristled. She was there when I left on Sunday night, when the museum closed. That is all I know. When Judge Drioux pressed for details, Paupardin could not be certain. It was difficult to recall anything about that day except the oppressive heat that had soaked through his uniform, through his vest, plastering it to his hairy chest. Magistrate Drioux was known as “the bulldog” because of his tenacious, sometimes fierce questioning and a naturally churlish expression.

The guard recognized him, a quintessential German, hair flaxen, eyes ice blue, warmed now by the lust to possess the dark lady. He mooned over her, gazing into her liquid eyes, and she seemed to answer. Eyes are the mirror of the soul, her creator, Leonardo da Vinci, believed. Men had been coming to court her for years, bearing flowers, notes, and poems that Paupardin scooped up and tossed out at the end of the day. She accepted their attentions democratically but gave nothing in return, just the same half-smile.

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