A callous killer. A young woman in danger. The only thing standing between them is a resourceful curator.
Join Alice Haydon on board her barge Daisy Dawn in the fictional town of Great Wheaton, as she seeks to uncover secrets that some would prefer remained hidden.
When Alice is promoted to senior curator she’s certain that her bad luck has run out. But a murder on her doorstep puts her life in jeopardy. And when a star painting is stolen, Alice finds herself at the centre of a mystery that has lain buried at the heart of the town for years.
Who murdered the man? And where is the painting?
Alice decides to take matters into her own hands and solve the mystery herself. Aided by Roddy Rafferty her artist friend, she puts on a sleuth’s hat for the first time.
Can she reach the murderer before she becomes its next victim?