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The Dead Hill

The Dead Hill

by John Dean
     
 

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The discovery of a dead gangland figure in a quarry brings back dark memories for Detective Chief Inspector Jack Harris and the hilltop community in which he works. As the detective investigates the murder, not only is he forced to deal with hostile villains, fightened townsfolk, and colleagues who doubt his capacity to bring the killer to justice, he also has to

Overview

The discovery of a dead gangland figure in a quarry brings back dark memories for Detective Chief Inspector Jack Harris and the hilltop community in which he works. As the detective investigates the murder, not only is he forced to deal with hostile villains, fightened townsfolk, and colleagues who doubt his capacity to bring the killer to justice, he also has to confront part of his past that he had hoped would be forgotten. And in doing so, he is forced to reevaluate the loyalties of those closest to him.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781847828927
Publisher:
Ulverscroft Large Print Books, Ltd.
Publication date:
11/28/2009
Series:
Ulverscroft Mystery Series
Edition description:
Large Print Edition
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

John Dean is an award-winning journalist who has contributed to such papers as the Daily ExpressSunday Telegraph, and The Sunday Times. His previous novels include The Latch Man, The Long Dead, and Strange Little Girl.

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