A Well-timed MurderBook - 2018
Swiss-American police officer Agnes Lüthi is on leave in Lausanne, Switzerland, recovering from injuries she sustained in her last case, when an old colleague invites her to the worlds premier watch and jewelry trade show at the grand Messe Basel Exhibition Hall. Little does Agnes know, another friend of hers, Julien Vallotton, is at the same trade showand hes looking for Agnes. Julien Vallotton was friends with Guy Chavanon, a master of one of Switzerlands oldest arts: watchmaking. Chavanon died a week ago, and his daughter doesnt believe his death was accidental. Shortly before he died, Chavanon boasted that hed discovered a new technique that would revolutionize the watchmaking industry, and she believes he may have been killed for it. Reluctantly, Agnes agrees to investigate his death. But the world of Swiss watchmaking is guarded and secretive, and before she realizes it, Agnes may be walking straight into the path of a killer.
Publisher: New York :, Minotaur Books,, 2018
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: F De Hahn
Characteristics: viii, 339 pages ;,21 cm