The Burying Ground: A Thaddeus Lewis Mystery by Janet Kellough

The Burying Ground: A Thaddeus Lewis Mystery

byJanet Kellough

Paperback | July 11, 2015

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Someone is digging up the graves at the Strangers'' Burying Ground in Toronto - the final resting place of criminals, vagrants, indigents, and alcoholics - and the only person who seems to care is the sexton, Morgan Spicer. The authorities are unconcerned; after all, for years the growing village of Yorkville has been clamouring to have the bodies moved and the Burying Ground closed.

The distraught Spicer enlists the aid of his old friend Thaddeus Lewis, who has unexpectedly returned to preaching on the Yonge Street Circuit. The graveyard''s secrets lead Lewis and his son Luke into the hidden heart of 1851 Toronto where they discover a trail of corruption and blackmail tied to an old sexual scandal and a dangerous enemy intent on vengeance.
Janet Kellough is a performance storyteller who has written and appeared in numerous stage productions featuring a fusion of spoken word and music. Her previous books in the Thaddeus Lewis series are  On the Head of a Pin, Sowing Poison, and 47 Sorrows. She lives in Prince Edward County, Ontario.
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Title:The Burying Ground: A Thaddeus Lewis MysteryFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:288 pages, 7 X 4.25 X 0.74 inShipping dimensions:288 pages, 7 X 4.25 X 0.74 inPublished:July 11, 2015Publisher:DundurnLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1459724704

ISBN - 13:9781459724709

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Love the Murdoch Mysteries? Then you need to discover Janet Kellough''s terrific Toronto series set in 1851 and featuring preacher.detective Thaddeus Lewis. - Globe and Mail