No Stranger To Death
by Janet O’Kane
A Scottish village. A burning corpse. Some very dark secrets.
Recently-widowed Dr Zoe Moreland moves from an English city to the Scottish countryside for a fresh start among strangers unaware of her past. However, her hopes of a quiet life are dashed when she finds the grisly remains of a body in the village’s Guy Fawkes bonfire and gets caught up in the resulting murder investigation.
Then someone else dies unexpectedly and Zoe herself narrowly escapes death. Determined not to become the killer’s next victim, she digs beneath the tranquil surface of the close‑knit community to find out who is committing these horrible acts. And discovers that some secrets can be deadly.
No Stranger to Death is the first of a series of mystery novels set in the Scottish Borders, where the author lives