Blades of Justice by Jess Faraday

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Three Novellas Spanning Three Centuries of Mystery...I have to admit that grading this anthology was not easy.
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The scissors are blacksmith worked, crude and blackened. They’ve always hung there at the door of Treagove. For three-hundred years they have played a part in murders and mysteries surrounding the women of the old house. Who says the tool of justice can’t be domestic?

Three Novellas Spanning Three Centuries of Mystery

1798 ◆Despite the danger, the abandoned tin mine had always been the place where Eseld and Rosie felt safest. But that was years ago. Eseld’s beloved Rosie is dead, and the place where they used to meet now holds a deadly significance to someone else.

1888 ◆ If anyone deserved to be murdered, it was Davy Sowden. So, Miss Eliza Bell is not surprised that someone has finally killed him. But when she and her lover, Alice, become suspects in his murder Eliza won’t just need to prove who did it but also who didn’t.

1977 ◆ Melanie’s first teaching job brings her to a seemingly dull Cornish village. But after meeting Bernadette Merrick she’s inspired to dig into the villiage’s past. Unfortunately for both women, someone is dangerously determined to keep old secrets buried.

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Before trying her hand at fiction, Jess Faraday trained as a linguist and translator. After a number of years in education, and a handful of published translations, she produced her first novel, The Affair of the Porcelain Dog. In addition to writing, she is the creator of Faraday Bags (, a line of data-shielding handbags and clothing. A voracious reader, avid martial artist, and outdoor enthusiast, she enjoys hiking, camping, and cycling.
Published March 7, 2017 by Blind Eye Books. 203 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Gay & Lesbian, Literature & Fiction, History. Fiction
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Reviewed by Sirius on Apr 14 2017

Three Novellas Spanning Three Centuries of Mystery...I have to admit that grading this anthology was not easy.

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