When a woman’s body is found submerged in icy water, police are shocked to find she is alive. But she won’t disclose her name, or what happened to her – even when a second body is discovered. And then she disappears from her hospital bed. Detectives Adrian Miles and Imogen Grey follow their only lead to the home of the Corrigans, looking for answers. But the more they dig into the couple’s lives, the less they understand about them. What’s their connection to the body in the river? Why have other people they know been hurt, or vanished? And can they discover the dark truth of their marriage before it’s too late? Product Information:• ISBN: 9780008282950 • Author: Katerina Diamond• Publisher: Avon• Format: Paperback• Pages: 422• Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 2cm
Ruby Bozarth, a newcomer to Rosedale, Mississippi, is also fresh to the Mississippi Bar – and she faces an impossible task defending a college football star accused of murder. The victim is a young woman from one of the town's oldest families, and Rosedale's upper crust are howling for blood. Then news breaks of a second murder, and lurid, intertwining investigations unfold. Ruby discovers that no one in Rosedale can be trusted, especially the twelve men and women on the jury. Product Information: ISBN: 9781787466050 Author: James Patterson Publisher: Arrow Books Format: Paperback Pages: 382 Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.4cm
Detective Michael Bennett's enemies know where to find him. An anonymous tip about a crime in Upper Manhattan proves to be a set-up. An officer is taken down - but despite the attackers' efforts, it's not Michael Bennett. New York's top cop is not the only one at risk. One of Bennett's children is attacked. And a series of murders follows, each with a distinct signature, alerting Bennett to the presence of a professional killer. Bennett can't tell what's driving the assassin. But he can tell it's personal. Product Information: ISBN: 9781787466036 Author: James Patterson Publisher: Arrow Books Format: Paperback Pages: 432 Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.7cm
Details: When an elderly woman is shot in what appears to be a tragic accident, Shetland detective Jimmy Perez is called to investigate the mystery. The sparse landscape and the emptiness of the sea have bred a fierce and secretive people. As Jimmy looks to the islanders for answers, he finds instead two feuding families whose envy, greed and bitterness have lasted generations. Then there's another murder and, as the spring weather shrouds the island in claustrophobic mists, Jimmy must dig up old secrets to stop a new killer from striking again... Ideal for: Red Bones is the third book in Ann Cleeves' Shetland series - filmed as the major BBC1 drama starring Douglas Henshall, Shetland. This paperback book has 392 pages and measures: 19.7 x 12.8 x 2.6cm.
Investigator and sports agent Myron Bolitar is poised on the edge of the big-time. So is Christian Steele, a rookie quarterback and Myron's prized client. But when Christian gets a phone call from a former girlfriend, a woman who everyone, including the police, believes is dead, the deal starts to go sour. Suddenly Myron is plunged into a baffling mystery of sex and blackmail. Trying to unravel the truth about a family's tragedy, a woman's secret and a man's lies, Myron is up against the dark side of his business - where image and talent make you rich, but the truth can get you killed. Product Information: ISBN: 9781409150541 Author: Harlan Coben Publisher: Orion Books Format: Paperback Pages: 400 Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.5cm
In the attic of a deserted tenement, the body of a criminal is found hanging with his face horribly disfigured. Investigating officers DI Anderson and DS Costello believe he was a suspect in the decade-old rape and attempted murder of a young student. There are other similar cases on file. But the dead man didn't act alone, he had an accomplice in his crimes, 'Mr Click', who is still on the loose. When another young woman is brutally attacked, Anderson and Costello realise 'Mr Click' is at work again. And with the killings accelerating in pace, Anderson and Costello are determined to stop him at whatever cost. Product Information: ISBN: 9781786898821 Author: Caro Ramsay Publisher: Black Thorn Format: Paperback Pages: 496 Dimensions: 20.3 x 13.3 x 3.2cm
Two seven-year-old boys have been abducted from the streets of Glasgow. Both had already endured years of neglect and betrayal. But for Detective Inspector Colin Anderson the case is especially disturbing, because the boys look so much like his own son Peter... With police resources stretched to breaking point, a simple house fire turns into a full-scale investigation. An invisible killer is picking off victims at random and, if Detective Sergeant Costello's hunch is correct, committing an ingenious deception. As his squad struggles to work both cases, DI Anderson learns that duplicity and betrayal come in many guises. While the boys’ abductor is still out there no child is safe, as young Peter Anderson is about to find out. Product Information: ISBN: 9781786899071 Author: Caro Ramsay Publisher: Black Thorn Format: Paperback Pages: 528 Dimensions: 19.6 x 12.9 x 3.3cm
Teenager Luke Mullen was last seen getting into a car with an older woman. No one can understand why he has disappeared. His father - a former police officer - knows all too well that the longer he is missing, the more likely he is to turn up dead. Then Luke's parents receive an anonymous video... It shows their son, eyes wide with terror, as a man advances towards him holding a syringe. DI Tom Thorne recognises a psychopath when he sees one. And the scene on the tape chills him to the bone - he knows that a child's life hangs in the balance, and that every minute counts... Product Information: ISBN: 9780751548563 Author: Mark Billingham Publisher: Sphere Format: Paperback Pages: 544 Dimensions: 13.2 x 20 x 3.4cm
When a rock star, a fashion designer, a software tycoon and a millionaire heiress are all murdered in mysterious circumstances, Detective Lindsay Boxer is quickly assigned to the high-profile investigation. Few people are as interested when a local hero, Bagman Jesus, is found brutally executed. Reporter Cindy Thomas, however, becomes fascinated by his story. He was loved by so many - who would want to kill him? Could the down-and-out Samaritan have been hiding a dark secret? Both Lindsay and Cindy need the help of their fellow members of the Women's Murder Club to crack these complicated cases; but with tensions running high, will the friends be strong enough to stick together, or will the strain tear them apart? A high-octane thriller and the number one bestselling eighth instalment in the Women's Murder Club detective series. This paperback book has 458 pages and measures: 17.7 x 11 x 2.7cm.
Harry is out of his depth. Detective Harry Hole is meant to keep out of trouble. A young Norwegian girl taking a gap year in Sydney has been murdered, and Harry has been sent to Australia to assist in any way he can. He’s not supposed to get too involved. When the team unearths a string of unsolved murders and disappearances, nothing will stop Harry from finding out the truth. The hunt for a serial killer is on, but the murderer will talk only to Harry. He might be the next victim. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781784701512 • Author: Jo Nesbo • Publisher: Vintage • Format: Paperback • Pages: 432 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.7cm
Roger Brown has it all: clever and wealthy, he's at the very top of his game. And if his job as a headhunter ever gets dull, he has his sideline as an art thief to keep him busy. At a gallery opening, his wife introduces him to Clas Greve. Not only is Greve the perfect candidate for a position that Brown is recruiting for; he is also in possession of one of the most sought-after paintings in modern art history. Roger sees his chance to become rich beyond his wildest dreams, and starts planning his biggest theft ever. But soon, he runs into trouble - and it's not long before the hunter becomes the hunted. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780099587064 • Author: Jo Nesbo • Publisher: Vintage • Format: Paperback • Pages: 376 • Dimensions: 17.7 x 12.4 x 2.4cm
Orla and Conor Quinn are the perfect power couple: smart, successful and glamorous. But then the unthinkable happens. Their only son, Tom, is the victim of a deliberate hit-and-run. Detective Garda Cathy Connolly has just left Tom's parents when she is called to the discovery of another body, this time in Dillon's Park, not far from where Tom Quinn was found. What led shy student Lauren O'Reilly to apparently take her own life? She was a friend of Tom's and they both died on the same night - are their deaths connected and if so, how? As Cathy delves deeper, she uncovers links to the Dark Web and a catalogue of cold cases, realising that those involved each have their own reasons for hiding things from the police. But events are about to get a lot more frightening... Product Information: • ISBN: 9781785760815 • Author: Sam Blake • Publisher: Zaffre • Format: Paperback • Pages: 448 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.5cm
Why would anyone want to leave? Green and Blue are sisters. Foxlowe is home. Outside is Bad. Green understands. Why can’t Blue? Product Information: ISBN: 9780008164102 Author: Eleanor Wasserberg Publisher: 4th Estate Format: Paperback Pages: 312 Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 2.5cm
When Joe Christie's fishing boat is swept onto Tentsmuir beach during a fierce storm, a man's mutilated body is found in the hold. DCI Andy Gilchrist of St Andrews CID is called in to investigate. But his murder investigation deepens when he learns that Joe Christie and his boat have been missing for three years. The police pathologist, Dr Rebecca Cooper, retrieves a five pound note from the dead man's throat. Is this the killer's calling card? And whatever happened to Joe Christie? Cooper offers Gilchrist a clue to the dead man's identity - a scar from a recent operation to repair a bone shattered by a bullet. The dead man is found to have been on the payroll of big Jock Shepherd, Scotland's premier crime patriarch, and when three more of Shepherd's men turn up brutally murdered, Gilchrist fears a tectonic shift in the criminal underworld. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781472128799 • Author: T.F. Muir • Publisher: Constable • Format: Paperback • Pages: 384 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.4 x 3.4cm
He’s the best cop they’ve got. When a drug bust turns into a bloodbath it’s up to Inspector Macbeth and his team to clean up the mess. He’s also an ex-drug addict with a troubled past. He’s rewarded for his success. Power. Money. Respect. They’re all within reach. But a man like him won’t get to the top. Plagued by hallucinations and paranoia, Macbeth starts to unravel. He’s convinced he won’t get what is rightfully his. Unless he kills for it. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781529113464 • Author: Jo Nesbo • Publisher: Vintage • Format: Paperback • Pages: 624 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 3.8cm