Winner of the Davitt Award for Best Crime Fiction, A Decline in Prophets is the 2nd book in the award-winning Rowland Sinclair mystery series.
Gripping, beautifully-written and deeply-researched this historical crime fiction series is set in the early 1930s
A Rowland Sinclair Novel.
In 1932, the RMS Aquitania embodies all that is gracious and refined, in a world gripped by crisis and doubt.
Returning home on the luxury liner after months abroad, Rowland Sinclair and his companions dine with a suffragette, a Bishop and a retired World Prophet. The Church encounters less orthodox religion in the Aquitania's chandeliered ballroom, where men of God rub shoulders with mystics in dinner suits.
The elegant atmosphere on board is charged with tension, but civility prevails. until people start to die. Then things get a bit awkward.
And Rowland finds himself unwittingly in the centre of it all.
About the Author
Sulari Gentill's first novel, A Few Right Thinking Men, was shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers' Prize 2011 for Best First Book for our region.