This talk will be given by Jean Briggs on Wednesday 13th December in St Andrew’s Church. She is a successful local historical novelist living in a cottage with a view of the Howgill Fells. Jean is the author of the Charles Dickens Investigates series which now totals 11 novels, starting with ‘The Murder of Patience Brooke‘. The eleventh in the series – The Waxwork Man – was published in September this year.