The Crime Writers' Association

Historical 2021

David Stafford
Skelton’s Guide to Domestic Poisons
shortlisted
Allison & Busby

Amazon

Barrister Arthur Skelton is looking for a second high-profile case to boost his career, and, in January 1929, discovers what he is looking for: a woman who looks like Lillian Gish is suspected of poisoning her husband. Skelton is determined to prove her innocence, whether or not she did it.