The Cruellest Month


The Cruellest Month

By Louise Penny

Snappy Review

I thought sances were for kids, but this takes a sinister turn with another murder in Three Pines. What an unlucky town, though it appears that not all is what it seems ? another great mystery!


The third Chief Inspector Gamache title, reissued by Sphere.
It’s Easter, and on a glorious Spring day in peaceful Three Pines, someone waits for night to fall. They plan to raise the dead…
When Chief Inspector Gamache of the Surete du Quebec arrives the next morning, he faces an unusual crime scene. A s ance in an old abandoned house has gone horrifically wrong and someone has been seemingly frightened to death.
In indyllic Three Pines, terrible secrets lie buried, and even Gamache has something to hide. One of his own team is about to betray him. But how far will they go to ensure Gamache’s downfall