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Not a day went by when he didn't congratulate himself on his achievement 0s to house displaced . .
Not a day went by when he didn't congratulate himself on his achievement 0s to house displaced workers whose only possibility of a job was in the expanding Fife coalfield. What a joke that had been. Within twenty-five years, the industry had shrunk beyond recognition, stranding its former employees in ugly oases of redundancy.
Val mcdermid 3-BOOK bundle. A Place of Execution. Also by Val McDermid. Praise for A Place of Execution. Compelling and atmospheri. tour de force’. Val McDermid is a roaring Ferrari amid the crowded traffic on the crime-writing roa. crime writer capable of holding her own in any compan. he is a strong enough writer to create her own distinctive world’. JANE JAKEMAN, Independent. A gut-wrenching tale that spans two decades and brings the resonance of Greek tragedies to England.
Val McDermid is a celebrated and best selling Scottish crime writer, best known for a series of suspense novels featuring her most famous creation The Wire in the Blood, which has been adapted for .
Val McDermid is a celebrated and best selling Scottish crime writer, best known for a series of suspense novels featuring her most famous creation The Wire in the Blood, which has been adapted for television under the name Wire in the Blood, and starred Robson Green. Book 1 –The Mermaids Singing (HarperCollins, 1995). Book 2 –The Wire in the Blood (HarperCollins, 1997). Book 3 –The Last Temptation (HarperCollins, 2002). Book 4 –The Torment of Others (HarperCollins, 2004). Book 5 –Beneath the Bleeding (HarperCollins, 2007). Book 6 –Fever of the Bone (HarperCollins, 2009).
A Distant Echo by Val McDermid is her best so far. Alfred Hitchcock would make this into a great movies.
I've read a couple of her stand alone novels like this and I've never been disappointed by any of her work. A Distant Echo by Val McDermid is her best so far. Four friends stumble upon a body on a dark, cold night after partying and college highjinks.
скачать книгу бесплатно. Now, all I can think is, thank God it’s not my Alison,’ Ruth continued. Tommy Clough’s voice echoed across the room as the door swung shut behind him. He shrugged out of his overcoat and slung it over the coatstand. Isn’t that terrible? Peter was a human being too, but I doubt there’ll be anyone to mourn hi. ‘We shouldn’t have to be mourning anybody,’ Kathy said, her voice stinging George like a switch of nettles. I’d no idea they were planning this,’ George said, tapping the poster with his fingernail.
Also by Val McDermid. Every book teaches me something about the world as well as the craft
Also by Val McDermid. Every book teaches me something about the world as well as the craft. And so I have a roster of people I need to thank: Jon and Ruth Jordan for too many things to mention, but in particular this time for passing me on to a contact without whom this book would never have got started.
Bestselling, award-winning author Val McDermid delivers her most stunning story yet in The Distant Echo---an intricate, thought-provoking tale of murder and revenge
It was a winter morning in 1978, that the body of a young barmaid was discovered in the snow banks of a Scottish cemetery. The only suspects in her brutal murder were the four young men who found her: Alex Gilbey and his three best friends. With no evidence but her blood on their hands, no one was ever charged.
Twenty five years later, the Cold Case file on Rosie Duff has been reopened. For Alex and his friends, the investigation has also opened old wounds, haunting memories-and new fears. For a stranger has emerged from the shadows with his own ideas about justice. And revenge.
When two of Alex's friends die under suspicious circumstances, Alex knows that he and his innocent family are the next targets. And there's only way to save them: return to the cold-blooded past and uncover the startling truth about the murder. For there lies the identity of an avenging killer...