Stay Of Execution

Author: Quintin Jardine
Homepage 9780755358717

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  • : $24.99(AUD)
  • : 9780755358717
  • : Headline Publishing Group
  • : Headline Book Publishing
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  • : 0.37
  • : July 2011
  • : 197mm X 129mm X 35mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : 22.99
  • : November 2011
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  • : books

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  • : Quintin Jardine
  • : Bob Skinner Ser.
  • : Paperback
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  • : English
  • : 823.914
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Barcode 9780755358717
9780755358717

Description

Can you fight evil with evil...? DCC Bob Skinner faces his toughest investigation...Evil stalks the city of Edinburgh. This time the threat is bigger than the crooks, scam-artists or drug dealers who find their prey in the shadows of the streets. Some people are looking for a big-time hit. The body of a respectable businessman is found hanging from a tree; a veteran from a Belgian marching band is killed in a hit-and-run incident and another dies of an apparent heart attack. Excitement on the streets of Edinburgh is feverish as the city prepares for a huge rally to celebrate the return of Pope John the 25th to his hometown. The security has to be bulletproof. But there is a chink in the armour. Does Deputy Chief Constable Bob Skinner have the inner strength to find the answer to the biggest question of all?

Author description

Quintin Jardine gave up the life of a political spin doctor for the more morally acceptable world of murder and mayhem. Happily married, he hides from critics and creditors in secret locations in Scotland and Spain.