Getting Warmer

Getting Warmer

by Alan Carter
     
 

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Cato Kwong is back. Back in Boom Town and back on a real case - the unsolved mystery of a missing fifteen-year-old girl. But it's midsummer in the city of millionaires and it's not just the heat that stinks. A pig corpse, peppered with nails, is uncovered in a shallow grave and a body, with its throat cut, turns up in the local nightclub.As a series of blunders by… See more details below

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Cato Kwong is back. Back in Boom Town and back on a real case - the unsolved mystery of a missing fifteen-year-old girl. But it's midsummer in the city of millionaires and it's not just the heat that stinks. A pig corpse, peppered with nails, is uncovered in a shallow grave and a body, with its throat cut, turns up in the local nightclub.As a series of blunders by Cato's colleague brings the squad under intense scrutiny, Cato's own sympathy for a suspect threatens to derail his case and his career.

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"Alan Carter takes us into the dark underside of the mining boom in an atmospheric and sharply written thriller." —The Saturday Age

" . . . An excellent read—let's hope we get to see more of Carter's hero, DSC Cato Kwong." —West Australian 

"...a confident, witty, entertaining and gritty tale with an interesting, multicultural cast." —Sunday Times

"gritty and grim, but with plenty of emotion." —Kingdom Books Mysteries - Classic to Cutting Edge

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781782432630
Publisher:
Michael O'Mara Books
Publication date:
02/28/2014
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Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,231,951
File size:
1 MB

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