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The reckoning, Rennie Airth

Label
The reckoning
Title
The reckoning
Statement of responsibility
Rennie Airth
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Second World War has ended, leaving a bruised and fragile peace. But this tranquillity is threatened when a shocking murder takes place in the Sussex countryside. Before long, police experts discover a link to another, earlier, killing hundreds of miles away. While Scotland Yard detective Billy Styles struggles to find a link between these two murders, a strange twist of fate brings former Detective Inspector John Madden into the investigations. As the victim count rises it becomes clear that to catch this serial killer Madden, Styles and young policewoman Detective-Constable Lily Poole must act quickly. But Madden remains haunted by the mysteries at the heart of the case. Why was his name in a letter the second target had been penning, just before he died? Could the real clue to these perplexing murders lie within the victims' pasts? And within his own?
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Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
  • John Madden
  • Inspector Madden series
Series volume
  • 4
  • 4
The reckoning, Rennie Airth
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Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The Second World War has ended, leaving a bruised and fragile peace. But this tranquillity is threatened when a shocking murder takes place in the Sussex countryside. Before long, police experts discover a link to another, earlier, killing hundreds of miles away ...While Scotland Yard detective Billy Styles struggles to find a link between these two murders, a strange twist of fate brings former Detective Inspector John Madden into the investigations. As the victim count rises it becomes clear that to catch this serial killer Madden, Styles and young policewoman Detective-Constable Lily Poole must act quickly. But Madden remains haunted by the mysteries at the heart of the case. Why was his name in a letter the second target had been penning, just before he died? Could the real clue to these perplexing murders lie within the victims' pasts? And within his own? With this stunning, atmospheric crime novel teeming with twists and moving between the 1950s, the First and Second World Wars, Rennie Airth, the author of River of Darkness, The Blood-Dimmed Tide and The Dead of Winter presents his greatest and most compelling novel yet"--
Control code
ocn876289704
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9781447261247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a2350027
  • (OCoLC)876289704

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