By William Deverell
A new version of the Arthur Ellis Award successful crime novel
Arthur Beauchamp, the scholarly, self-doubting legend of the B.C. legal bar, is having fun with his retirement on B.C.’s Garibaldi Island whilst he's dragged again to courtroom to protect an outdated purchaser. Nick “The Owl” Faloon, one of many world’s best jewel thieves, has been accused of raping and murdering a psychologist. Beauchamp has scarcely registered how not likely it's that the rascally Faloon may dedicate a savage homicide while his personal own lifestyles takes an abrupt flip. His new spouse, Margaret Blake, natural farmer and environmental activist, has taken up place of abode 50 ft above flooring in a tree of an old-growth wooded area that she is set to save lots of for the eagles and from the loggers. Beauchamp shuttles among Vancouver and the island, doing what he can to shield Faloon, keep the wooded area, and rescue his spouse. half court docket mystery, half vintage whodunit, April Fool sees Deverell writing on the most sensible of his shape, with an immense dollop of humour.
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April Fool: An Arthur Beauchamp Novel by William Deverell