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A Pound Of Flesh

A Pound Of Flesh

***THE MILLION-COPY BESTSELLING DETECTIVE SERIES***

‘One of the best is Alex Gray’ Literary Review
‘Intensely exciting and atmospheric’ Alexander McCall Smith
‘Move over Rebus’ Daily Mirror

In the depths of a freezing winter, Glasgow finds itself at the mercy of not one, but two serial killers.
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This is Detective Inspector Lorimer’s worst nightmare and beyond anything he’s faced in his years on the force. Can he find a link between the brutal slaying of prostitutes in the back streets of the city and the methodical killing of several unconnected businessmen?

When the latest victim turns out to be a prominent Scottish politician, the media’s spotlight is shone on Lorimer’s investigation. Psychologist and criminal profiler Solly Brightman is called in to help solve the cases, but his help may be futile as they realise that someone on the inside is leaking confidential police information.

Meanwhile two killers haunt the snowy streets and Lorimer must act fast, before they strike again . . .

Whether you’ve read them all, or whether you’re coming to Alex Gray’s highly acclaimed Lorimer series for the very first time, this is the perfect, page-turning winter read if you love Ann Cleeves, Val McDermid or Ian Rankin.
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***PRAISE FOR ALEX GRAY***

‘Convincing Glaswegian atmosphere and superior writing’ The Times

‘Brings Glasgow to life in the same way Rankin evokes Edinburgh’ Daily Mail

‘Exciting, pacy, authentic’ Angela Marsons

‘Sums up everything that is golden and enthralling about a good book’ Fully Booked
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

On Sale: 6th December 2012

Price: £8.99

ISBN-13: 9780751543841

Reviews

A new Alex Gray has become something to be keenly anticipated by her growing number of fans, and they'll be well satisfied by A Pound of Flesh. Gray has no equal when it comes to unmasking killers and she has excelled herself here . . . Gray is the new master of Scottish crime writing
Scottish Daily Express