Rough Cider

Rough Cider

by Peter Lovesey


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“Bracing psychological suspense.”The New York Times Book Review

Reading, England, 1964. Theo, a lonely university lecturer, is approached by an American girl named Alice who wants to learn more about her father, a GI hanged for murder in Somerset during World War II. As a boy, Theo was a principal witness for the prosecution. He has been haunted by the arrest and conviction ever since. As the pair tries to uncover the facts, the horrors of the past take on a frightening immediacy when another murder is committed.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781569472286
Publisher: Soho Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 07/01/2003
Series: Soho Crime
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 956,817
Product dimensions: 5.02(w) x 7.48(h) x 0.65(d)

About the Author

Peter Lovesey is the author of more than thirty highly praised mystery novels and has been awarded the CWA Gold and Silver Daggers and the Diamond Dagger for Lifetime Achievement, as well as many US honors. He lives in West Sussex, England.

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Rough Cider 3.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
auntieknickers on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Excellent mystery told in the first person. Set in 1964 England with the mystery stemming from World War II. A young woman tracks down a man who was an evacuee at the farm where her father was accused of, and executed for, murder nearly 20 years earlier. It kept me guessing until the last pages.
NewsieQ on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
One of my all-time favorites!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
How can people drink pints thats two cups you d think they would float after their fourth ever do an ounce count on pub drinking good english mystery and writer
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