BOOK REVIEW: ‘The Soul of Discretion: A Chief Superintendent Simon Serrailler Mystery’

THE SOUL OF DISCRETION: A CHIEF SUPERINTENDENT SIMON SERRAILLER MYSTERY

By Susan Hill

Overlook, $26.95, 336 pages

Evil lives in Lafferton, a quiet English town where a child’s screams in the night go unnoticed.

Those cries are a clue to a series of horrifyingly well-organized crimes committed by a sophisticated …