Dead Mercy - Maggie Jamieson thriller Book 5 (Paperback)Noelle Holten (author)
'Hugely confident ... harrowing, visceral ... recommended' Ian Rankin on Dead InsideA brutal murder...
When a burned body is found with its teeth missing, DC Maggie Jamieson discovers that the victim may be the husband of one of her probation colleagues.
A dark history...
As the body count rises, the team becomes increasingly baffled by how the victims could possibly be connected until a clue leads them to a historical case that was never prosecuted.
A terrible secret...
In order to catch the killer, Maggie must piece together what happened all those years ago before it's too late.
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 416
Weight: 290 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 26 mm
Praise for Noelle Holten:
'An excellent read' Martina Cole
'Kept me hooked throughout ... excellent pace and a very satisfying ending' Angela Marsons
'A brilliant debut - gritty, dark and chilling. Noelle Holten knows her stuff' Mel Sherratt
'Dark and gritty and kept me hooked until the very end. A Fantastic debut!' Casey Kelleher
'A hard-hitting, impressively authentic crime fiction debut ... nuanced, highly readable, page turning, a definite cut above the rest. I urge you to read this book' Howard Linskey
'Extremely powerful, incredibly thought provoking and ringing with authenticity, this is an excellent debut' M. W. Craven, author of the Washington Poe series
'Noelle has conjured up a real page-turner here. The author's experience with damaged and damaging people really shines through bringing a great deal of grit to the drama. Add in some fascinating characters, relentless pace and a strong story and you have a winner on your hands' Michael J Malone
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Dead Mercy is Noelle Holten's fifth instalment in her gripping police procedural series and heralds the return of DC Maggie Jamieson of Stafford Police. This instalment is every bit as exciting as the others. I... More
“Gripping police procedural”
When a man is found partially burned & with teeth missing in the middle of an office it looks like the victim is the husband of a probation officer. Before long there is another body with similar injuries. Maggie... More
“A brilliant addition to the series”
WOW, Noelle Holten knows how to weave a tale! Extremely dark, intense and not for the faint hearted, this is a tale of revenge and the lengths one will go to in getting it.
I enjoyed being back with DC Maggie... More
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