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Dead of winter / by Lee Weeks.

By: Weeks, Lee, 1958- [author.].
Series: Weeks, Lee, D.C Ebony Willis: book 1.Publisher: London : Simon & Schuster, 2012Description: 437 p. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9781849838573 .Subject(s): Willis, Ebony (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Adoption -- Fiction | Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction | London (England) -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery stories.Summary: When three bodies surface in the garden of a rented house in North London, forensics discover prints which link back to an unsolved crime that no one in the Metropolitan Police wants to remember. The prime suspect of the first case was an officer from the force, but since no conclusive evidence was ever found, the police closed ranks to prevent the media frenzy that would surely follow his discovery. Now, as the past case begins to link unavoidably with the present, DC Ebony Willis is sent to see if she can uncover the whole truth about their suspect - Carmichael.
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GRIPPING AND FAST-PACED CRIME FICTION FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF FROZEN GRAVE AND COLD KILLERS . <br> <br> Victim, suspect, policeman. When the lines blur, who do you trust? <br> <br> When two bodies surface in the garden of a rented house in North London, Forensics discover fingerprints which link back to an unsolved crime that no one in the Metropolitan Police wants to remember.<br> <br> More than a decade ago, in an isolated holiday cottage in Sussex, a family was found brutally slaughtered. The prime suspect was Callum Carmichael, the father of the family and a police officer from the Met's own ranks. But without enough evidence to arrest him, the case was hushed up and the trail left to go cold.<br> <br> Now, with fresh proof that the killer is still out there, rookie DC Ebony Willis is sent to find Callum Carmichael. But Carmichael is an unknown entity and, with every piece of information she tells him, she risks leading a dangerous man closer to his prey.<br> <br> Gritty, atmospheric and impossible to put down - fans of Martina Cole and Jessie Keane will love Lee Weeks' gripping thriller.<br> <br> Praise for Lee Weeks' novels: <br> <br> 'One of the best crime novels I've read in a long time' ANNA SMITH, author Kill Me Twice <br> 'A gritty and atmospheric read' Closer <br> 'Bursts off the page like arterial spray from a newly slaughtered body' Daily Mail

When three bodies surface in the garden of a rented house in North London, forensics discover prints which link back to an unsolved crime that no one in the Metropolitan Police wants to remember. The prime suspect of the first case was an officer from the force, but since no conclusive evidence was ever found, the police closed ranks to prevent the media frenzy that would surely follow his discovery. Now, as the past case begins to link unavoidably with the present, DC Ebony Willis is sent to see if she can uncover the whole truth about their suspect - Carmichael.

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