Dead Pretty: The 5th DS McAvoy novel from the Richard & Judy bestselling author - DS McAvoy (Hardback)David Mark (author)
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*Longlisted for the Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger for Best Novel*
The latest stunning novel by bestselling author David Mark, perfect for fans of Val McDermid and Peter Robinson.
'Dark, compelling crime writing of the highest order' Daily Mail
Hannah Kelly has been missing for nine months. Ava Delaney has been dead for five days.
One girl to find. One girl to avenge. And DS Aector McAvoy won't let either of them go until justice can be done.
But some people have their own ideas of what justice means...
DEAD PRETTY is the stunning new novel from one of Britain's most original crime writers.
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Number of pages: 336
Weight: 568 g
Dimensions: 241 x 166 x 31 mm
More twists and turns than a corkscrew through the eyeball -- Val McDermid
Dark, compelling crime writing of the highest order -- Geoffrey Wansell * Daily Mail *
Truly exhilarating and inventive. Mark is a wonderfully descriptive writer and an exciting young talent. -- Peter James
Compelling and harrowing * Daily Express *
Breathtaking. Mark writes bad beautifully -- Peter May
Mark's rich, distinctive prose style and damaged characters compel you to keep reading... shaping up to be an essential crime series * Crime Scene Magazine *
David Mark takes you to the darkest edges of Hull and Back, but be prepared for a late night, as Dead Pretty will make you see dawn -- Martina Cole
There is a good array of villains, and Mark is impressive in his sensitive portrayals of the relationships between the principal characters at work and home. * The Times *
Wry insights into the human condition and lyrical descriptions of the East Yorkshire landscape * Irish Independent *
The exceptional McAvoy series just got better. DEAD PRETTY is a gripping thriller...proof that David Mark is up there with the best -- Mari Hannah, author of the Kate Daniels series
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