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Body and Soul - Frank Elder (Hardback)
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Hardback 304 Pages / Published: 19/04/2018
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'This is an expertly plotted and moving final act for an old-school investigator of the best sort, from a true master of the genre.' - The Guardian

From the master of British Crime Writing comes Frank Elder's last case.

'The heavy manacles around the girl's wrists, perhaps not surprisingly, looked very much like the ones that had been found on the studio floor. For a moment, she had a vision of the chain to which they were attached being swung through the air, taking on force and speed before striking home.Then swung again.

When his estranged daughter Katherine appears on his doorstep, ex-Detective Frank Elder knows that something is wrong. Katherine has long been troubled, and Elder has always felt powerless to help her. But now Katherine has begun to self-destruct.

The breakdown of her affair with a controversial artist has sent her into a tailspin which culminates in murder. And as Elder struggles to protect his daughter and prove her innocence, the terrors of the past threaten them both once more ...

Publisher: Cornerstone
ISBN: 9781785151804
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 544 g
Dimensions: 240 x 162 x 29 mm


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Hardback

“A Very Enjoyable Read”

This is the first book I have read on the Elder Cases but it stands alone as a good story .I did find it a bit too slow at the beginning but it did give me a chance to get to know the characters and their backgrounds... More

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“Okay but bit disappointing”

Retired DS Elder now lives in Cornwall after becoming estranged from his daughter Katherine and ex-wife Joanne. Katherine still struggles with memories and dreams of her abduction when she was 16 years old even though... More

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“Frank Elder goes out with a bang – very good detective thriller”



The last of the Frank Elder series of books by the author, this detective thriller deals with Frank’s daughter, Katherine, and an artist, Anthony Wilder, for whom she poses as a model. When he is murdered, Frank... More

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