‘Immensely exciting and atmospheric’ Alexander McCall Smith
A murder on their doorstep A case that’s too close to home . . .
The body of a young woman has been discovered in Bellahouston park, the second in a matter of months. It’s clear to Detective Superintendent William Lorimer of Police Scotland that they have a repeat killer on their hands, who is sure to strike again.
Lucky for DSI Lorimer that his wife, Maggie, is miles away from potential danger, touring Scotland to promote her first book. Faced with strangers at every event, Maggie doesn’t notice the quiet, non-descript man sitting in the back row. But he has noticed Maggie Lorimer. And soon his will be a face she never forgets.
Whether you’ve read them all, or whether you’re coming to Alex Gray’s much-loved 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. _________________________
***PRAISE FOR ALEX GRAY***
‘Convincing Glaswegian atmosphere and superior writing’ The Times ‘One of the best is Alex Gray . . . highly recommended’ Literary Review ‘Brings Glasgow to life in the same way Rankin evokes Edinburgh’ Daily Mail ‘Move over Rebus’ Daily Mirror ‘Exciting, pacy, authentic’ Angela Marsons ‘DSI Lorimer’s a cop to rival Rankin’s Rebus’Peterborough Telegraph