Young lawyer Michael Cantrip is off on a jaunt to the sunny Channel Islands to take on a tax law case that's worth a fortune. But strange things are happening on these mysterious, isolated islands and something - or somebody - is bumping off members of his legal team, one by one.
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Young barrsiter Michael Cantrip has skipped of to the Channel Islands to take on a tax-law case that's worth a fortune -- if Cantrip's tax-planning cronies can locate the missing heir. But Cantrip has waded in way over his head. Strange things are happening on these mysterious, isolated isles. Something is going bump in the night -- and bumping off members of the legal team, one by one. Soon Cantrip is telexing the gang at the home office for help. And it's up to amateur investigator Hilaray Tamar (Oxford don turned supersleuth) to get Cantrip back to safety of his chambers -- alive!About the Author:
Sarah Caudwell is also the author of Thus Was Adonis Murdered, The Shortest Way to Hades, and The Sirens Sang of Murder. She studied law at St. Anne's College, Oxford, was called to the Chancery Bar, and practiced as a barrister for several years in Lincoln's Inn. She then became a member of the legal section of a major London bank, where she found herself specializing in international tax planning. Sarah Caudwell died in January 2000.
Haddon trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama where she won several awards prior to joining the BBC Radio Drama Company.
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Book Description Robinson Publishing, 2012. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. Brand new paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 009268