The rules are:
- Grab your current read.
- Let the book fall open to a random page.
- Share with us two (2) 'teaser' sentences from that page, somewhere between lines 7 and 12.
- You also need to share the title and author of the book that you’re getting your 'teaser' from .. that way people can have some great book recommendations if they like the teaser you've given!
It [an editorial in the Morning Post] criticised the rushed peremptory way the coroner had conducted the inquest, and demanded that the investigation into the child's death be taken over by 'the most experienced of detectives'. The article argued that the security of all the homes in England rested on uncovering the secrets of Road Hill House.Kate Summerscale's retelling of an early English detective's involvement in an actual 1860 case of murder in Wiltshire - that link contains major spoilers! Ah, the book title is 'The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: or, the Murder at Road Hill House'
Later - should have mentioned that this is our book group's read for the month!