When a successful businessman is brutally murdered, the police suspect his wife and her lover. Then the victim's business partner suffers the same fate and yet another body is discovered, baffling the police. With this steady stream of bodies, can DI Geraldine Steel find the killer before another attack?
Leigh Russell studied at University of Kent, gaining an English MA. For years a secondary school English teacher, she’s a writing tutor for adults. She’s married with two daughters, living in North-West London. Her debut, Cut Short, was shortlisted for the CWA John Creasey New Blood Dagger Award in 2010.
'taut and compelling'
- Peter James
'Leigh Russell is one to watch'
- Lee Child
'A brilliant talent in the thriller field.'
- Jeffery Deaver
Russell's books just keep on getting better and this one is by far her best. Well written and a really good read; Highly Recommended.
- Euro Crime