Check out the book, The Dog Walker, by Lesley Thomson, from the Portobello Book Blog
The Dog Walker is the fifth in Lesley Thomson’s series featuring Stella Darnell, The Detective’s Daughter. I have read the first two and somehow missed the next two but had no problem following this story. So don’t worry if you haven’t even read any (though I would recommend it), you can easily read this as a stand-alone.
Stella is quite an unusual detective in that she actually runs a cleaning agency, Clean Slate, and does her detecting as a bit of a side line. In this book, she is approached by the husband of Helen Honeysett, a jogger who disappeared almost thirty years ago, and asked to investigate just what happened to his wife. Her assistant, Jack Harmon, is tasked with cleaning one of the cottages in the same row of houses in preparation for selling and the two begin investigating the past and present residents of Thames Cottages in a…
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