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Murder Mile (Paperback)
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Murder Mile (Paperback)

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Paperback 400 Pages / Published: 06/09/2018
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The fourth in the Sunday Times bestselling Jane Tennison thrillers, MURDER MILE is set at the height of the 'Winter of Discontent'. Can Jane Tennison uncover a serial killer? February, 1979, 'The Winter of Discontent'. Economic chaos has led to widespread strikes across Britain. Jane Tennison, now a Detective Sergeant, has been posted to Peckham CID, one of London's toughest areas. As the rubbish on the streets begins to pile up, so does the murder count: two bodies in as many days. There are no suspects and the manner of death is different in each case. The only link between the two victims is the location of the bodies, found within a short distance of each other near Rye Lane in Peckham. Three days later another murder occurs in the same area. Press headlines scream that a serial killer is loose on 'Murder Mile' and that police incompetence is hampering the investigation. Jane is under immense pressure to catch the killer before they strike again. Working long hours with little sleep, what she uncovers leaves her doubting her own mind.

Publisher: Zaffre Publishing
ISBN: 9781785764677
Number of pages: 400
Dimensions: 234 x 153 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
Classic Lynda, a fabulous read * Martina Cole on HIDDEN KILLERS *
La Plante excels in her ability to pick out the surprising but plausible details that give her portrayal of everyday life in a police station a rare ring of authenticity * Sunday Telegraph *
An absorbingly twisty plot * Guardian on HIDDEN KILLERS *
The pace is breathless and the plot is satisfyingly full of twists and turns * Independent on Sunday on HIDDEN KILLERS *
The iconic detective's early years in the police force * The Bookseller *
Don't miss the latest Jane Tennison thriller * Best magazine *
Queen of crime drama, Lynda La Plante, is back with a brand new thriller that will leave you gripped! * Yours magazine *
I would highly recommend Good Friday. It is well written, the characters are well crafted, easy to picture and easy to hear through the authentic dialogue. It's a very accessible, readable police procedural with a well controlled story line. It's dramatic and exciting and well worth a read! * Bibliomaniac *
Lynda's created a wonderful world, that tastefully mixes reality with fiction, in a fast moving plot that will keep you up reading late into the night. * Sarah Withers Blog *
I would highly recommend this fast paced page turner. It has left me eager to read more! * Bookish Bits *
I for one am certainly waiting with baited breath to read what is next in store for Jane. This is one of those series that I will be recommending for a long time to come! * P Turners Book Blog *

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“I didn't want this book to end!”

What a cracking read, I hadn't read much Lynda La Plante books and picked up the first book in this series Tennison and was absolutely hooked but when I got to reading 'Murder Mile' I just couldn't... More

Paperback edition
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“An enjoyable read”

Set during the Winter of Discontent in a London where the rubbish is piling up because the binmen are all on strike. Bodies cannot be buried because of more strikes and Jane Tennison is called to the first murder... More

Hardback edition
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“Murder Mile Review”

Murder Mile is the very first detective style novel that I have read and I can definitely see it becoming a firm favourite genre of mine. This is a novel about a detective in her new role, there's multiple... More

Hardback edition
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