Elizabeth George's masterly novel sees Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley back centre stage in an intricate crime drama
Elizabeth George is the author of the internationally bestselling Lynley novels, adapted for television by the BBC as the Inspector Lynley Mysteries. She has been honoured with the Anthony and Agatha Best First Novel awards in America, the Grand Prix de Litterature Policiere in France and the prestigious German prize for international mystery fiction, the MIMI '1990'. An Edgar and Macavity Nominee, Elizabeth George lives on Whidbey Island in the state of Washington.
She's a designer of fastidious mosaics that never fail to intrigue * Guardian * Presses all the buttons to make us hoover her stuff up * Daily Telegraph * A fascinating read * Woman * A cool, clever book that needs concentration and a sharp brain to unravel * Sunday Express *