Death Penalties Author:Paula Gosling When Sergeant Tim Nightingale insists on reopening the file on Roger Leland's fatal automobile crash in the outskirts of London, his superior, Luke Abbott, pegs him as just another overzealous young hot-shot. Every bit of evidence points to an accident, even if a witness claims that Leland had been followed the night of his death. — But when the ... more »widowed Tess Leland starts to suffer a series of harrassments--odd phone calls, sinister pranks, even a burglary--Nightingale knows that his suspicions about the case are justified.
What does Tess have that anyone would want? Her meager savings and her husbands life insurance barely met the funeral expenses. Her new job at a trendy interior design studio doesn't allow for many luxuries. When her son Max fall ill with rheumatic fever while at boarding school, he comes home---accompanied by his nightmares about his father's accident.
Which one of Tess Leland's old friends and acquaintances is behind the campaign to terrorize her? And what terrible penalties for her husband's way of life--and death--will she have to pay in the end?« less