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Publisher Description

WHAT DRIVES GOOD MEN TO MURDER?
'If you're not a fan yet, why not?' Val McDermid
'The most gripping book I've read in years. William Shaw is, quite simply, an outstanding storyteller' Peter May
'Grips the reader by the throat and never lets go' Independent

Sergeant William South has always avoided investigating murder. A passionate birdwatcher and quiet man, he has few relationships and prefers it that way.

But when his only friend is found brutally beaten, South's detachment is tested. Not only is he bereft - it seems that there's a connection between the suspect and himself.

For South has a secret. He knows the kind of rage that killed his friend. He knows the kind of man who could do it. He knows, because Sergeant William South himself is a murderer.

Moving from the storm-lashed, bird-wheeling skies of the Kent Coast to the wordless war of the Troubles, The Birdwatcher is a crime novel of suspense, intelligence and powerful humanity about fathers and sons, grief and guilt and facing the darkness within.

GENRE
Crime & Thrillers
RELEASED
2016
May 19
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
400
Pages
PUBLISHER
Quercus
SIZE
3.6
MB

Customer Reviews

ted1948 ,

The Birdwatchers

A bit coincidental and confusing when he became aware of Sleights involvement I really like the two stories running together I felt the loneliness and wide open spaces of the Birdwatcher

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