By Elena Forbes
Detective Inspector Mark Tartaglia and his accomplice, Detective Sergeant Sam(antha) Donovan, pull a murder in the course of a wretchedly chilly London iciness. attractive artwork broker Rachel Tenison is located useless in Holland Park, bare, sure, and organized in a ritualistic pose that may be associated with an previous case. Tartaglia and Donovan, each one being affected by their inner most torments (Tartaglia's failed romance and Donovan's assault via a perp in a prior homicide), paintings the murders with their motley, quirky workforce. Their methodical research, hampered via the relentlessly undesirable climate, digs into the darkish underbelly of London's S&M scene. because the case unravels, it really is muddied by means of the messy own lives of some in their colleagues with too-close ties to the sufferer. Forbes attracts her readers in with wealthy surroundings and meticulous element. regardless of an out of this world disagreement and a few free ends which may were tied up, Forbes's sequel to Die with Me will locate lots of fanatics who delight in British procedurals
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The Times “Forbes has written an engrossing police procedural that fans of Jill McGown and Ian Rankin will place on their reserve list. ” — Library Journal (starred review) “Forbes clearly has a strong idea about who her characters are and what motivates them . . ” — Fast Forward Weekly For George Copyright © 2008 Elena Forbes All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or any information storage and retrieval system, without permission in writing from the publisher.
Forbes provides a terrific plot, great characters, and plenty of atmosphere . . ” — Globe and Mail “Forbes has the gift of making even minor characters whole human beings . . ” — London Free Press “A classic British police procedural . . ” — National Post “Page-turning and assured . . in the vein of Ruth Rendell and P. D. James . . ” — The Times “Forbes has written an engrossing police procedural that fans of Jill McGown and Ian Rankin will place on their reserve list. ” — Library Journal (starred review) “Forbes clearly has a strong idea about who her characters are and what motivates them .
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