The Detective's Daughter - The Detective's Daughter 1 (Hardback)Lesley Thomson (author)
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Detective Darnell died before he closed the case. Can his daughter solve it thirty years later?
It was the murder that shocked the nation. Kate Rokesmith, a young mother, went to the river with her three-year-old son. She never came home.
For three decades the case file has lain, unsolved, in the corner of an attic. Until the detective's daughter Stella, a cleaner who loves restoring order, starts to clear out her father's house after his death...
THE DETECTIVE'S DAUGHTER SERIES:
The Detective's Daughter.
The Detective's Secret.
The House With No Rooms.
The Dog Walker.
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Number of pages: 480
Dimensions: 228 x 145 x 46 mm
'Tense and gripping ... On the edge of my seat? No way - I was cowering under it' Shotsmag.
'Skilfully evokes the era and slow-moving childhood summers ... A study of memory and guilt with several twists' Guardian.
'This is a haunting novel about loss and reconciliation, driven by a simple but clever plot' The Sunday Times.
'This book has a clever mystery plot - but its excellence is in the characters, all credible and memorable, and in its setting in a real West London street, exactly described' Literary Review.
'A cerebral thriller ... evokes chills from more than just the frigid winter nights ... Twists and surprises abound' Forward Reviews Magazine.
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I really devoured this novel, crime is not normally my bag but I was hooked. This is the first book that has made me read through until 5am! with twists and turns that build to an edge of your seat climax.
“Gripping and intelligent novel”
The Detective's Daughter is a highly gripping and intelligent novel - if you are a fan of crime fiction, you will love this book, and if you think crime fiction isn't your thing, think again - this is a very... More
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