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Paperback / ISBN-13: 9780751538731

Price: £9.99

ON SALE: 6th December 2007

Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

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***Discover your next reading obsession with Alex Gray’s bestselling Scottish detective series***

Whether you’ve read them all or whether this is your first Lorimer novel, THE RIVERMAN is perfect if you love Ian Rankin, Val McDermid and Ann Cleeves


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WHAT THEY’RE SAYING ABOUT THE LORIMER SERIES:


‘Warm-hearted, atmospheric’ ANN CLEEVES
‘Relentless and intriguing’ PETER MAY
‘Move over Rebus’ DAILY MAIL
‘Exciting, pacey, authentic’ ANGELA MARSONS
‘Superior writing’ THE TIMES
‘Immensely exciting and atmospheric’ ALEXANDER MCCALL SMITH
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When the dead body of a man is fished out of Glasgow’s River Clyde the morning after an office celebration, it looks like a case of accidental death. An anonymous telephone call and a forensic toxicology test, however, give DCI Lorimer reason to think otherwise.

Probing deeper into the life and business of the deceased accountant, Duncan Forbes, a seemingly upright member of the community, Lorimer find only yet more unanswered questions.

And when the firm’s human resources manager is found dead in her riverside flat these questions become only more complex — not to mention more disturbing. And Lorimer is having to cope not only with deceptions devised to hide the facts, but also with suspicions from those far closer to home . . .

Reviews

Gray never rushes her story, preferring to slowly, delicately build a multi-layered, international web of drama and deceit that requires the concentration levels to stay on high from the first page until the last.
DAILY Record
Gripping...holds your attention to the very end.
RTE GUIDE