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The Second World War has ended, leaving a bruised and fragile peace. But this tranquility is threatened when a shocking murder takes place in the Sussex countryside. Before long, police experts discover a link to another, earlier, killing hundreds of miles away ...While Scotland Yard detective Billy Styles struggles to find a link between these two murders, a strange twist of fate brings former Detective Inspector John Madden into the investigations. As the victim count rises it becomes clear that to catch this serial killer Madden, Styles and young policewoman Detective-Constable Lily Poole must act quickly. But Madden remains haunted by the mysteries at the heart of the case. Why was his name in a letter the second target had been penning, just before he died? Could the real clue to these perplexing murders lie within the victims' pasts? And within his own?
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library AIRTH (Rennie) - John Madden BK 04 (Text) 37814003350122 FICTION - NEW MYSTERY Book System_Only_3months 04/30/2021 Available -
Cascade Locks Library FIC AIRTH (Text) 33892100178541 Adult Fiction Book None 08/20/2014 Available -
Hermiston Public Library Mystery AIRT (Text) 37838000551838 Mystery Book None 06/30/2015 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780670785681
  • ISBN: 0670785687
  • ISBN: 9780143126942
  • ISBN: 0143126946
  • Physical Description: 358 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Viking, 2014.

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The Second World War has ended, leaving a bruised and fragile peace. But this tranquility is threatened when a shocking murder takes place in the Sussex countryside. Before long, police experts discover a link to another, earlier, killing hundreds of miles away ...While Scotland Yard detective Billy Styles struggles to find a link between these two murders, a strange twist of fate brings former Detective Inspector John Madden into the investigations. As the victim count rises it becomes clear that to catch this serial killer Madden, Styles and young policewoman Detective-Constable Lily Poole must act quickly. But Madden remains haunted by the mysteries at the heart of the case. Why was his name in a letter the second target had been penning, just before he died? Could the real clue to these perplexing murders lie within the victims' pasts? And within his own?
Subject: Serial murder investigation > England > Fiction.
Ex-police officers > Fiction.
Criminals > Fiction.
FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Historical.
FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Traditional British.
FICTION / Mystery & Detective / General.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.

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