The Dead Shall Not Rest

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Kensington Books, Dec 24, 2012 - Fiction - 338 pages
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In 1780s London, brilliant anatomist Dr. Thomas Silkstone must investigate his rival, Dr. John Hunter, who, going to any lengths to obtain the body of the "Irish Giant" for his research, has been implicated in the murder of a young castrato. Original.
 

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User Review  - bookswoman - LibraryThing

This second addition to the Dr. Thomas Silkstone mysteries is a page turner. Thomas and his lady love Lydia become involved with the "Irish Giant", Charles Byrne. Charles is in London to try and get a ... Read full review

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User Review  - lkernagh - LibraryThing

Book two in Harris' Dr. Thomas Silkstone Mystery series, and the series in general, would probably appeal best to readers of historical mysteries who fascinate in reading about 18th century historical ... Read full review

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Tessa Harris, an English author born in Lincolnshire, holds a history degree from Oxford University. After four years of working with local newspapers, she set her sights on women s magazines. She is regularly heard on local BBC radio and over the years has interviewed such people as Margaret Thatcher, Jeffrey Archer, Anthony Hopkins, Susan Hampshire, Alan Titchmarsh, Jackie Stewart, Boris Johnson, and Uri Geller. She lives in Berkshire with her husband and their two children.

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