Rosemary’s Book of the Week | 1 August 2022

To Kill a Troubadour by Martin Walker

Rosemary’s Book of the Week
To Kill a Troubadour by Martin Walker

It is summer in St Denis and Bruno is busy with arrangements for the annual village concert.

He has hired a local Perigord folk group, Les Troubadours, to perform their latest hit, ‘A Song for Catalonia’ But when the song unexpectedly goes viral, the Spanish government clamps down on the Catalonian bid for independence and bans Les Troubadours.

The timing couldn’t be worse, and Bruno finds himself under yet more pressure when a specialist sniper’s bullet is discovered in a wrecked car near Bergerac. The car was reportedly stolen on the Spanish frontier and the Spanish government sends warning that a group of nationalist extremists may be planning an assassination in France. Bruno immediately suspects that Les Troubadours and their audience might be in danger…

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