Kate’s team establish the woman’s identity but it soon becomes clear that those close to her have something to hide. The post-mortem reveals the victim wasn’t pregnant and, when a second body is discovered with similar wounds, the police realise they are hunting for a serial killer with a sinister fixation.
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Heleyne hammersely is also the author of psychological thrillers Forgotten and Fracture.
Little Doubt: DI Kelly Porter Book Seven Detective Kelly Porter 7Canelo #ad - But whereas ella’s murder is a tragedy, Keira’s death on the notorious Beacon Estate is just another statistic in a dangerous place. Di kelly porter has the unenviable job of running simultaneous investigations. Later that day, Keira Bradley meets the same fate. Her efforts aren’t helped by a boss driven by protecting his reputation and a housing estate where fear rules and no one dare speak out.
A task so hard it may be impossible. Kelly puts everything she has into finding justice for both victims. Kelly knows the answers can only be found by winning the trust of the residents at Beacon Estate. S. Hood. When the evidence points to someone in her team, Kelly has to put feelings aside and work the case – no matter where it leads.
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Full of twists and turns, this is a crime thriller that will keep you turning the pages until the heart-stopping ending. Discover the author everyone’s talking about. Detective joseph easter’s daughter discovers a derelict cottage hidden in a copse of trees on a large farm. Vernon deacon is seemingly a pillar of society, with very influential friends.
Closer to the wash, high seabanks form a barrier between river and marsh, and the richly fertile soil of the drained land. But his victims aren't believed, so their job is not easy. The lonely lanes are flanked either side by deep drainage ditches and are, filled with tall, for a good part of the year, whispering reeds.
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Merciless: a gripping detective thriller DI Kate Fletcher Book 2Bloodhound Books - crime, thriller and mystery #ad - With no identification, the police struggle to piece together the details of the woman’s life. In thorpe a daughter confesses to the murder of her father. She says she helped him escape a painful death from liver cancer but was her role more active than she claims?As Kate and her team investigate, the links between the two cases are inescapable and everything seems to lead back to the disappearance of a teenager years earlier.
Then the main suspect vanishes…. Can kate connect the events of past and present to bring the culprit to justice?What everyone is saying about Merciless:"Hammersley writes a story with a dark heart that had me engrossed to the point I was reading it during any free moment I could find. Susan corcoran - booksaremycwtches "A cleverly written story, which will have the reader hooked! A real page-turner.
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Jo turner - Life Of Cri. Me "heleyne hammersley writes wonderfully complex women and doesn’t shy away from the darkness within. Durrant.
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His stepdad was one of the main suspects, as they hated each other and often came to blows. Given andrew’s criminal background, his murder is thought to be drug-related. But hillary’s not buying it — she knows it’s personal. Forced to retire early through no fault of her own, she has now returned to the force as a civilian consultant on cold cases.
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And a search of the Feeleys’ garden turns up some chilling evidence.
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Praise for janice frost“a very good storyline with so much happening in the family to keep the reader engrossed. Viv “really enjoyable read. Nerys“good entertaining read, with heart in the mouth moments.
Closer To Home DI Kate Fletcher Book 1Bloodhound Books - crime, thriller and mystery #ad - Murder. Newly promoted di kate fletcher has reluctantly returned to her home town after a twenty-year absence and a recent divorce. The discovery of a child’s body near the estate where Kate grew up has her rushing back to Thorpe – a place of bad memories and closed mouths. As her team investigate the murder, they keep hitting dead ends.
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Then another child disappears… can kate solve the case and right the wrongs from her past? A gripping suspenseful thriller full of twists and turns, The DI Kate Fletcher series is perfect for fans fo authors like Angela Marsons and Helen H. Durrant.
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Kelly has all the pieces to solve the puzzle, but to put them together she must confront a figure from her past: one who nearly destroyed all that she holds dear.
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Gone to Ground7. Hell to Pay5. When a faceless body is found floating in the river on a summer’s morning, Detective Kay Hunter and her team are tasked with finding out the man’s identity – and where he came from. The investigation takes a sinister turn when an abandoned boat is found, covered in blood stains and containing a child’s belongings.
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DEAD GUILTY a totally addictive crime thriller with a huge twistJoffe Books crime, thrillers, and mystery #ad - She is balancing her professional life with looking after a small child. The settingthe fictional village of Leesdon is on the outskirts of an industrial northern English city. On one of their patrols they catch the burglar and he ends up dead. Having been married and divorced before the age of twenty-one has set a pattern that he finds difficult to escape.
Ruth bayliss and D. I. His personal life, however, is not so successful. Richard and his wife Annie are locals from the rough housing estate who’ve made it big. Plus, there’s a crime wave in Leesworth and the police can’t cope. Tom Calladine. What readers are saying about DEAD GUILTY“I read it in one sitting.
DEAD GUILTY a totally addictive crime thriller with a huge twist #ad - Aileen“this books has lots of twists and turns throughout and with a cracking ending to this brilliant book. Nessa“Really enjoyed this book. Nerys“kept me guessing till the end. Anna maria“i finished it in twenty-four hours and enjoyed every page. Joanthe detectivestom calladine is a detective inspector who is devoted to his job.
The investigation is complicated and the detectives keep hearing about a shadowy figure called “Street, ” the mastermind behind the increase in drugs and theft.
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Inexperienced stacey is showing signs of brilliance but struggling to hold her nerve and, while D. S. The victim of her next case is about to meet his killer…When the body of a young man is found beheaded and staked to the ground in a secluded woodland area of the Clent Hills, Kim and her new squad rush to the crime scene.
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Rarely have i been so satisfied with a novel… breath-taking… a masterpiece, the star at the top of your Christmas tree…get going with the series if you haven’t already. Chocolate ‘n’ waffles ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐‘Oh my life. As a child of the care system herself, Kim knows all too well what it means to be vulnerable.
Chilling and compelling plots, brilliant characterisation…addictive from start to finish.