The Armada Boy

When you find the boy then all will be clear. You must find the Armada boy.' 'Yes, love. I'll bear that in mind. Thanks very much . . . bye.' He put the phone down and breathed a sigh of relief. Next time he'd put her on to Wesley.

The Armada Boy

'A powerful story of loss, malice and deception' Ann Cleeves When archaeologist Neil Watson finds the body of an American veteran of the D-Day landings in the ruins of an old chapel, he turns to his old friend DS Wesley Peterson for help. Both men are researching an invading force: Wesley, a group of American veterans on a sentimental journey to their wartime base; and Neil, a group of Spaniards killed by outraged locals as they limped from the wreckage of the Armada. Four hundred years apart, two strangers in a strange land have died violently. Could the same motives of hatred, jealousy and revenge be at work? Wesley is running out of time to find out . . . The second gripping installment in the DI Wesley Peterson series by awad-winning crime writer Kate Ellis. Whether you've read the whole series, or are discovering the Wesley Peterson novels for the first time, this is the perfect mystery if you love reading Elly Griffiths and Ann Cleeves. Why readers love Kate Ellis: 'I hardly put this novel down from the moment I picked it up. Oh yes, and as with all great crime novels, I would never have guessed 'whodunnit'!' Reader review, 5 stars 'A beguiling author who interweaves past and present' The Times 'Kate Ellis and Wesley Peterson have done it again. Strong characters, strong plotting, no detail escapes Kate Ellis' Reader Review, 5 stars 'Haunting' Independent 'Enjoyed the first in the series but through this was even better!' Reader Review, 5 stars 'The chilling plot will keep you spooked and thrilled to the end' Closer 'Unputdownable' Bookseller 'It's fast paced with twists and turns guaranteed to keep you hooked right until the final page' York Evening Press 'A cracking multi-layered mystery with red-herrings a-plenty...an outstanding read. Highly recommended!' In Search of the Classic Mystery Novel

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The Armada Boy
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Kate Ellis
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-06 - Publisher: Hachette UK

'A powerful story of loss, malice and deception' Ann Cleeves When archaeologist Neil Watson finds the body of an American veteran of the D-Day landings in the ruins of an old chapel, he turns to his old friend DS Wesley Peterson for help. Both men are researching an invading force:
The Armada Boy
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Kate Ellis
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-01 - Publisher: Piatkus Books

"A Wesley Peterson murder mystery"--Cover.
Hugh Melville's Quest. A Boy's Adventures in the Days of the Armada
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Frederic Morell Holmes
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1896 - Publisher:

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The Year After the Armada and Other Historical Studies
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Martin A.S Hume
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-22 - Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

Reproduction of the original: The Year After the Armada and Other Historical Studies by Martin A.S Hume
The Spanish Story of the Armada and Other Essays
Language: en
Pages: 394
Authors: James Anthony Froude
Categories: Armada, 1588
Type: BOOK - Published: 1892 - Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, 1892, t.p. 1904.

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