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By Christine Trent

whereas on a much-needed respite together with her husband Sam in Nottinghamshire, undertaker Violet Harper is summoned to Welbeck Abbey via the 5th Duke of Portland to organize a physique. His Grace is called the "mad duke," and Violet has greater than an inkling of why while she arrives on the grand property and discovers that the corpse in query is that of the duke's favourite raven, Aristotle. a number of the duke's servants think a useless raven is a harbinger of doom, and the odd peer hopes to allay their superstitious fears with an difficult funeral for his feathered friend.

But Aristotle's loss of life is quickly by means of the violent homicide of 1 of the younger staff at the property. Wishing to prevent any whisper of scandal, the reclusive duke implores Violet to behavior her personal discreet research. In her hunt for proof, Violet wonders if the way of the raven's loss of life may supply an important clue in fixing the crime. . .before an individual else--including herself--risks an premature fate.

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