Well-Schooled in Murder Author:Elizabeth George Old school loyalties entangle Inspector Thomas Lynley in a case that promises to be both tragic and troubling. A boy has gone missing from Bredgar Chambers, an independent school in the heart of West Sussex, and John Corntel, the lad's housemaster, has turned up at New Scotland Yard to ask Lynley's help. Because West Sussex is not within his j... more »urisdiction, Lynley knows he should keep well clear of the case, but the boy within the man remembers his own school days at Eton and his former close ties with John Corntel. Thus, in "Well-Schooled in Murder", Lynley finds himself deeply involved in the search for a child...and for that child's murderer.
A highly charged work of dark motives, powerful feelings, and treacherous infidelities that takes us even deeper into the interlocking lives of Lynley, forensic scientist Simon Allcout-St. James, and Detective Sereant Barbara Havers, "Well-Schooled in Murder" is an enthralling mystery from first page to last.« less