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A Victory Celebration

'Tis the season to be jolly... so come and join some wonderful authors (and their characters) for an On-Line Virtual Party! Browse through a variety of blogs (hopping forward to the next one on the list) for a veritable feast of entertainment! And, just as with any good party, you'll find a few give-away prizes along the way! A Victory Celebration An extract from my forthcoming novel, Bloodie Bones: A Dan Foster Mystery In the eighteenth century, the war between keepers and poachers could be brutal. In autumn 1796, Bow Street Runner and amateur pugilist Dan Foster has been sent to Barcombe in Somerset to investigate the murder of Lord Oldfield's head gamekeeper. Dan's job is to infiltrate the poaching gang believed to be responsible for the killing and bring them to justice. But Dan has walked into a volatile situation. Lord Oldfield has enclosed Barcombe Wood and deprived the people of their ancient rights to gather food and fuel, sparking