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Books about birds have become increasingly popular over the past few years, particularly books about the often neurotic relationship between authors and birds. A year or two ago, Helen Macdonald received great acclaim for H Is For Hawk, a book about the time she spent with a goshawk, and about coming to terms with the death of her father. The Goshawk was first published in ; the following year, Daphne du Maurier published her short story The Birds, in which flocks of seagulls gang together to attack human beings in a holiday village. Alfred Hitchcock turned it into one of his creepiest films. The controversial American academic Camille Paglia recently wrote a book in praise of the film, arguing that it was a study in female sexual power and neurosis. European Eagle Owl in flight.
It's a few days before Christmas, and Meg's grandfather is hosting a scientific conference on owls at the Caerphilly Inn. Most of the family are there, helping out in one capacity or another, including Meg's grandmother, Cordelia--invited by Grandfather in rare gesture of peace-making, to share her expertise on rehabilitating large birds, including owls. An unexpectedly severe snow storm traps the conference-goers in the hotel, and one of the visiting ornithologists is murdered. Even if Caerphilly is able to clear the roads in time, Chief Burke doesn't want the various suspects to scatter to half a dozen continents before he identifies the killer, so there's a very real possibility that none of them will make it home for Christmas. Full of intrigue and snow, this Christmas mystery will take readers home to Caerphilly for Christmas. The gray-haired couple standing at the tinsel-decked front desk of the Caerphilly Inn started slightly, and glanced over