Peter May - Coffin Road (2nd Hand Paperback)
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The master of crime brings murder back to the Outer Hebrides.
A man is washed up on a deserted beach on the Hebridean Isle of Harris, barely alive and borderline hypothermic. He has no idea who he is or how he got there. The only clue to his identity is a map tracing a track called the Coffin Road. He does not know where it will lead him, but filled with dread, fear and uncertainty he knows he must follow it.
A detective crosses rough Atlantic seas to a remote rock twenty miles west of the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. With a sense of foreboding he steps ashore where three lighthouse keepers disappeared more than a century before - a mystery that remains unsolved. But now there is a new mystery - a man found bludgeoned to death on that same rock, and DS George Gunn must find out who did it and why.
A teenage girl lies in her Edinburgh bedroom, desperate to discover the truth about her father's death. Two years after the discovery of the pioneering scientist's suicide note, Karen Fleming still cannot accept that he would wilfully abandon her. And the more she discovers about the nature of his research, the more she suspects that others were behind his disappearance.
Coffin Road follows three perilous journeys towards one shocking truth - and the realisation that ignorance can kill us.
- Format : Standard 2nd Hand Paperback
- Condition : Very Good
- Category : Fiction - Suspense & Thriller
- Published : 2016 (Riverrun)
- ISBN : 9781786482846
- SKU : B002039
- PPC : SP350gm
- RRP : £7.99
- Quantity Available : 1 only.
"This is probably the best book I have read so far this year and really I shouldn't be surprised as I have never been disappointed by Peter May's story telling.
I find him an excellent writer who is very descriptive and paints a picture for the reader without boring them." - Goodreads Review.
"May evokes his native Scotland as ruggedly dangerous, his well-drawn characters equally so."- Publishers Weekly.
"Peter May is a writer I'd follow to the ends of the earth" - New York Times.
Peter May is a Scottish television screenwriter, novelist, and crime writer. He is the recipient of many writing awards in Europe and America. The Blackhouse won the U.S. Barry Award for Crime Novel of the Year and the national literature award in France, the CEZAM Prix Litteraire.
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