The breathtaking new DCI Karen Pirie thriller from number one bestseller and queen of crime, Val McDermid. When a body is pulled from the sea, Karen must reopen a case from a decade before, drawing her into a sinister world of betrayal and dark secrets.
What do you do when your perfect life spins out of control? And suddenly her dream life becomes a living nightmare when the married man she spent one night with tells her he wants a serious relationship with her.
Elliot Rook QC must defend a vulnerable young prison officer accused of drug smuggling in this outstanding new legal series, perfect for fans of Robert Galbraith and The Secret Barrister, and written by an acclaimed QC.
The hole they dug was not deep. A white flour bag encased the little body. Three small faces watched from the window, eyes black with terror. The child in the middle spoke without turning his head. 'I wonder which one of us will be next?'