Olive Etchells has only written two books in her Channon and
Bowles series and I read the first No Corners for the Devil.┬áKaren’s
review at Eurocrime…

http://www.eurocrime.co.uk/reviews/No%20Corners%20for%20the%20Devil.html

is a little more enthusiastic than I would be but the book certainly had
some individual qualities. There were elements of the family saga
(which I understand is what Etchells wrote before crime) about it;
attention is strongly focussed on the central family – the Baxters.
This book is another set in Cornwall – at least three books by
different authors I read in this period had a Cornish setting; if
it is not careful Cornwall will be getting like Midsomer!

(June 2007)

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