Novel set in the Dordogne
Field of Death
Genre(s): Crime, Fiction
Josef Slonský is preparing to take up his promotion as Captain when a spanner is thrown in the works.
He has to pass a medical, and a lifetime’s supply of beer and sausage is not helping his chances of passing.
Faced with a strict diet and exercise regime, Slonský is even less amenable than usual.
But his attention is caught when reports come in of a Second World War bomb detonating in a nearby field.
It seems four metal detectorists were killed in the blast upon discovering it.
But the pathologist Slonský works with suspects foul play…
Could this be a murder investigation? Was the bomb planted?
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