River of Darkness
Rennie Airth
Price  330.00
River of Darkness is the first book in this outstanding, edge-of-the-seat series featuring John Madden
It is 1921 and a terrible discovery has been made at a manor house in Surrey – the bloodied bodies of Colonel Fletcher, his wife and two of their staff. The victims have all been stabbed and the lack of disturbance in the house suggests that the attack was one of terrifying speed. The Surrey police force seem ready to put the murders town to robbery with violence, but Detective Inspector Madden from Scotland Yard sees things slightly differently. For he has experienced the horrors of World War I and has seen madness at first hand. And he is certain this crime has been perpetrated by a psychopath who will strike again . . . and soon. 'One of the most gripping thrillers I have ever read' Country Life 'If only every golden age crime novel could be as good as this' Independent on Sunday
ISBN 9780330465625Category FictionSubcategory Crime & Mystery
Publisher Pan Macmillan UKImprint PanPublished 02/01/2009
Format 198 x 126Binding PaperbackPage extent 544
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books by Rennie Airth