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Trick Of The Dark

Trick Of The Dark

When Charlie Flint is sent a mysterious package of cuttings about a brutal murder, it instantly grabs her attention. The murder occurred in the grounds of her old Oxford college – a groom battered to death just hours after his wedding. As his bride and wedding guests sipped champagne, his alleged killers were slipping his bloodstained body into the river.

Charlie doesn’t know who sent the package, or why, yet she can’t get the crime out of her head. But as she delves deeper, and steps back into the mysterious world of Oxford colleges, she realises that there is much more to this crime than meets the eye…
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

On Sale: 17th February 2011

Price: £8.99

ISBN-13: 9780751543223


Wonderfully compelling stuff
Daily Mail
A workout for the grey cells, perfectly executed
Daily Telegraph
This standalone from the Scottish force of nature, and creator of Robson Green's Wire In The Blood TV series, is a brutally clever story
Daily Mirror
Keeps you guessing till the last page
Layered with emotional and psychological complexity, this outstanding page-turner has television success written all over it
Scottish Daily Record
An accomplished thriller, jumping from the past to the present and back with ease, taking in a range of characters and their perspectives...Trick of the Dark had me ruminating for days
Sunday Tribune
A broad, winding murder mystery
Sunday Telegraph
Thoughtful, tender and always entertaining