Viewing Entry - In spite of all terror (E16022) by Knox, V M
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In spite of all terror
Author / Responsible party
Knox, V M
Detective and mystery fiction.
Detective and myistery fiction. Suspense fiction. Historical fiction. War stories. Australian fiction.
Previously published as "In grievous times" in Jan 2016.
September 1940. Britain stands alone facing an immanent Nazi invasion. Handpicked groups of men form the covert Auxiliary Units; ordinary by day, they will be saboteurs and assassins by night. With a life expectancy of two weeks, their identities are a closely guarded secret from all but the local senior policeman but once activated, that policeman will be the cell's first victim.Clement Wisdom, a humble vicar and leader of the East Sussex Auxiliaries, receives the invasion alert and assembles his team. Burdened with the tension between his faith and his patriotic duty, he sets out to eliminate the Police Inspector, only to find him dead already. While assisting Lewes Police to find the Inspector's killer, events take an ominous turn as one by one, members of Clement's team are found callously murdered. Priorities shift and every aspect of life is called into question when Clement becomes embroiled in the murky world of espionage, where nothing is what it seems.
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[Leschenault, Western Australia] : Book Reality Experience, [July 2019]