An unpopular victim. A difficult crime. A murderer on the loose.Revised edition: Previously published as The Body in Jingling Pot, this edition of The Body in the Dales includes editorial revisions.A body is found deep in a cave beneath the Yorkshire Dales. Leading the examination into the mystical death are knowledgeable DCI Jim Oldroyd and his partner DS Carter, a newcomer from London.The deceased is Dave Atkins, popular throughout the village however not well liked.
While there is no lack of suspects, the details of the crime leave Oldroyd and Carter stymied. How did Atkins's body end up in such a remote section of the cavern? When someone with essential details turns up dead, it becomes clear that whoever lags the murders will stop at nothing to hide their tracks.Oldroyd and his team attempt to uncover the truth, however every response unearths a brand-new set of concerns. And as secrets and lies are exposed within the close-knit neighborhood, the secret becomes much deeper, darker and more complex than the caverns below.Revised edition: Previously published as The Body in Jingling Pot, this edition of The Body in the Dales includes editorial revisions.