By Graham Hurley
'There isn't any one writing larger police procedurals today.' Daily Telegraph
A twenty-year-old crime throws DI Joe Faraday into the violent legacy of the Falklands War...
Freshly promoted to the elite significant Crimes crew, DI Joe Faraday is thrown into the deep finish with the research into the homicide of legal officer Paul Coughlin. was once the violent Coughlin killed via a lately published con he brutalised in felony? Or is his dying a legacy of a much wider, extra savage violence from 20 years ahead of?
Coughlin was once an ex-petty officer within the Royal military. now not a lot beloved, he served on HMS Accolade, a kind 21 frigate sunk in the course of the Falklands conflict with the lack of 19 males.
If Faraday is to resolve the homicide, he needs to first penetrate the wall of silence thrown up by way of the military. yet as he digs deeper, he uncovers a stressful connection to a criminal offense that has waited two decades to be avenged...
Why readers love Graham Hurley:
'There is no one writing better police procedurals today.' Daily Telegraph
'Well-written and plotted, completely convincing and very exciting... Excellent' Daily Mail
'One of the good talents of British police procedurals... each booklet he supplies is healthier than the final' Independent on Sunday
Fans of Ian Rankin, Peter James and Peter Robinson will love Graham Hurley:
Faraday and Winter
2. The Take
3. Angels Passing
5. reduce to Black
6. Blood and Honey
7. One less than
8. the cost of Darkness
9. No Lovelier dying
10. past achieve
11. Borrowed gentle
12. satisfied Days
1. Western methods
2. Touching Distance
3. Sins of the daddy
4. The Order of items
* each one Graham Hurley novel could be learn as a standalone or in sequence order *
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