House of Parrots
by hilary west
'House of Parrots' is a murder mystery novel set in a small village in England. It tells of Gerald Brown, the parrot man, who attracts something very nasty, a madman attacking his house, leaving dead birds on the doorstep stabbed through the heart with a dagger. It is a well-knit, village community rocked to its core by the goings on, not to mention illicit love affairs, gay scandal and murder.