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A Test of Wills by Charles Todd

Monday, July 13, 2020 Mystery

In 1919, Scotland Yard Inspector Ian Rutledge remains haunted by World War I, where he was forced to have a soldier executed for refusing to fight. When Rutledge is assigned to investigate a murder involving the military, his emotional war wounds flare. It is a case that strikes dangerously close to home–one that will test Rutledge’s precarious grip on his own sanity. A “Publishers Weekly” Best Book selection. Martin’s Press.

A Test Of Wills by Charles Todd, is a long running mystery series which I had wanted to try for a while, but kept being distracted. When a friend mentioned that she started the first book, I decided that it was a sign and started it too. I found it a bit of a slow start, but overall ended up quite liking it.

As the blurb tells you, Ian Rutledge came b...

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