Lonely Road Murder by John Russell Fearn

Tragedy strikes…

Rosemary Lennox is a happy, bright young lady who’s lucky enough to have her close friends around her.

However, after a wonderful night out with her boyfriend, Rosemary comes home through a thick and terrifying fog to find her best friend and neighbour, Mary Francis murdered…

She begins having nightmares…

John Francis, Mary’s husband, is distraught over the loss of his beloved wife. Although their relationship could be tempestuous as times, they loved each other dearly and he becomes lost without her.

But he was the last to see her alive and admits that they had a row immediately prior to her death.

John seems close to breaking point and is soon found dead from apparent suicide by gas inhalation.

Was he hiding a guilty conscience?

The evidence doesn’t seem to add up.

In fact, the evidence seems to be pointing to a few people…

Rosemary must try not to lose her way as she sets about uncovering the culprit, but she’s determined to get justice for Mary…

Lonely Road Murder is an intriguing crime thriller that keeps you guessing until the very end.

John Russell Fearn was an extremely prolific and popular British writer, who began in the American pulps, then almost single-handedly drove the post-World War II boom in British publishing with a flood of science fiction, detective stories, westerns, and adventure fiction. He was so popular that one of his pseudonyms became the editor of Vargo Staten’s Science Fiction Magazine in the 1950’s. His work is noted for its vigor and wild imagination. He has always had a substantial cult following and has been popular in translation around the world. He passed away in 1960 at the age of 52.

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