Publication Date: 1 May 2017
What secrets are hidden in post-war Swansea?
The war is over, and life seems simple for Lydia: working at the Swansea market and waiting for her sweetheart, Glyn, to come home and marry her. But when Glyn returns, he leaves Lydia for another woman. Soon after, the mysterious Matthew reappears after sixteen years away. Is he a dangerous stranger, or the perfect cure for a broken heart?
Meanwhile, a body is found buried in the grounds of the castle, and the community is thrown into disarray. Who amongst them would stoop to murder? And why? Can the people of Swansea trust each other? Everyone seems to have something to hide, and Lydia is determined to get to the bottom of the mystery. But she has no idea how far the killer will go to keep their secret, and next time the victim could be even closer to home…
From Grace Thompson, author of the Holidays at Home, Badgers Brook, and Valley sagas, The Homecoming is a thrilling cosy crime mystery set in Wales.