Buried (Hardback)Lynda La Plante (author)
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Introducing Lynda la Plante’s new detective hero, DC Jack Warr, Buried is another stunningly accomplished thriller from one of crime fiction’s leading lights. Drawn into a disturbing case concerning a badly charred corpse and millions of untraceable bank notes, Warr’s compelling descent into the criminal underworld proves that la Plante has lost none of her page-turning brilliance.
Some things should remain Buried ...
The gripping first book in a brand new thriller series by the Queen of Crime Drama, Lynda La Plante. DC Jack Warr and his girlfriend Maggie have just moved to London to start a new life together. Though charming, Jack can't seem to find his place in the world - until he's drawn into an investigation that turns his life upside down. In the aftermath of a fire at an isolated cottage, a badly charred body is discovered, along with the burnt remains of millions of stolen, untraceable bank notes.
Jack's search leads him deep into a murky criminal underworld - a world he finds himself surprisingly good at navigating. But as the line of the law becomes blurred, how far will Jack go to find the answers - and what will it cost him?~
In Buried, it's time to meet DC Jack Warr as he digs up the deadly secrets of the past...
Publisher: Bonnier Zaffre
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 576 g
Dimensions: 240 x 162 x 34 mm
'It's quite a challenge to make a detective constable the lead character in a crime novel, but Lynda La Plante does a cracking job of it in Buried. DC Jack Warr is clearly destined for higher things, and I look forward to following his progress' - Peter Robinson
'Lynda La Plante practically invented the thriller' - Karin Slaughter
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