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Publisher Description

The masterful Richard & Judy pick, from the Sunday Times bestselling author.
Winner of the Irish Book Awards Crime Fiction Book of the Year.

'A TRULY GREAT WRITER' Gillian Flynn, author of Gone Girl

'ONE OF THE BEST CRIME WRITERS WORKING TODAY' Guardian

You can beat one killer. Beating your own squad is a whole other thing.

Being on the Dublin Murder squad is nothing like Detective Antoinette Conway dreamed. Her working life is a stream of thankless cases and harassment. Antoinette is tough, but she's getting close to the breaking point.

The new case looks like a regular lovers' quarrel gone bad. Aislinn Murray is blond, pretty and lying dead next to a table set for a romantic dinner. There's nothing unusual about her - except that Antoinette has seen her somewhere before.

And her death won't stay neat. Other detectives want her to arrest Aislinn's boyfriend, fast. There's a shadowy figure at the end of Antoinette's road. And everything they find out about Aislinn takes her further from the simple woman she seemed to be.

Antoinette knows the harassment has turned her paranoid, but she can't tell just how far gone she is. Is this the case that will make her career - or break it?

'ONE OF THE BEST THRILLER WRITERS WE HAVE' Observer

GENRE
Crime & Thrillers
RELEASED
2016
September 22
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
480
Pages
PUBLISHER
Hodder & Stoughton
SIZE
3.7
MB

Customer Reviews

Appfjds ,

Very dissapointing

I love Tana French's books. In the woods was great, Broken Harbor and Secret Place were excellent. So it pains me to say that this is her worst book so far. The plot often doesn't make sense, some chatacters behave unnaturally, it's boring. I was determined to keep reading but had to give up at page 230. Tana French or not Tana French, this book is poor.

SpagMaman ,

Didn't enjoy

I am half way through this book with a lot of skipping. It's not terribly exciting and dare I say I find it rather monotonous.

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