A Bruno, Chief of Police Novel (Book 14)
After attending an exhibit on facial reconstruction, Bruno wonders if this technology might provide a clue to a 30-year-old cold case. The investigation leads Bruno to Henri Bazaine, whose education in a formerly Communist region has raised some eyebrows. The case is complicated as Parisian bureaucrats get involved, hinting that diplomatic relations might be at stake. To make matters worse, the Dordogne is suffering from a drought that's sparking fires across the region. As always, Bruno will keep a cool head through it all - and take time to enjoy a sumptuous Perigordian meal!