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Charles Todd - An Unwilling Accomplice

In this atmospheric historical mystery, World War I Battlefield Nurse Bess Crawford is back, and this time she’s out to save her reputation. Home on leave, Bess is asked to accompany a wounded soldier to an award ceremony. The next morning, when she goes to collect the man, he’s gone, and Bess is accused of negligence. The situation worsens when she learns that the man has emerged just long enough to commit a murder, before again disappearing. She’s going to solve this mystery, but saving her honor might just cost Bess her life.

First edition.