Blind Witness by Vicki Goldie
In 1922, a blind WWI veteran and former intelligence officer attends a weekend with his aristocratic wife and her family at a country house in the New Forest, Hampshire. Fourteen people sit down to dinner on the Friday night; by the end of the weekend there are two murders, an attempted murder and a suicide.
This is book one in a series of humorous murder mysteries and introduces young sleuths The Hon Melissa Charters and her war veteran husband Major Alistair Charters. The pair collaborate using Melissa’s powers of observation and Alistair’s old skills gained in the Secret Intelligence Service to investigate the events unfolding over the murder mystery, with a spy plot told from many different points of view in the tradition of Simon Brett, Kerry Greenwood and M C Beaton.
Will our investigators discover who is behind the murders?