Good Reading : October 2009
E-DONOTCR NOT CROSS - CRIME SCENE - DO NOT CROSS - CRIME SCENE - DO NOT CROSS - CR E-DONO IME SCENE - DO NOT CROSS - CRIME SCENE - DO NOT CROSS - CR PROCEDURAL HISTORICAL AND PERIOD GOOD READING Present Danger Stella Rimington $32.95 MI5 intelligence officer Liz Carlyle is back in a new fast-paced thriller. She has just been despatched to Northern Ireland to monitor the brutal breakaway Republican groups who never accepted the peace process. It's a perilous assignment, requiring all her trademark skill and fast-thinking. The Scarpetta Factor Patricia Cornwell $49.99 It is the week before Christmas. The effects of the credit crunch have prompted Dr Kay Scarpetta to offer her services pro bono to New York City's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. But in no time at all, her increased visibility seems to precipitate a string of dramatic and unsettling events ... The Anniversary Man RJ Ellory $32.99 The serial killer to end all serial killers is out there and only one person knows it ... Twenty years ago John Costello's girlfriend was murdered. When a new spate of seemingly random murders start, John is the only one who can discern the pattern behind them. But could it cost him his life? HOMICIDE DAVID SIMON $26.95 From the creator of HBO's The Wire, this classic book about homicide investigation became the basis for the hit show now screening on ABC T V. Homicide tells the true story of the year David Simon spent with detectives from The Baltimore Police Department and the violence erupting on the streets. TRUTH Peter Temple $32.95 Villani's life is his work. It is his identity, his calling, his touchstone. But now, over a few sweltering summer days, he finds all the certainties of his life are crumbling. Truth is a novel about a man, a family, a city. It is about violence, murder, love, corruption, honour and deceit. Silent Scream Lynda La Plante $32.99 The latest blockbuster from renowned television screenwriter, producer and author Lynda La Plante features D I Anna Travis, a heroine to rival Prime Suspect's Jane Tennison. Travis faces a challenge that could make or break her career as she investigates the murder of a young British film star. Secretum Rita Monaldi & Francesco Sorti $39.95 In this thrilling sequel to the international best-seller Imprimatur, Atto Melani, a spy in the service of the Sun King, initiates a grandiose conspiracy that will plunge 17th-century Europe into war. gr promotion j Imprimatur Rita Monaldi & Francesco Sorti $29.95 Boycotted by the Italian press and declared a triumph by an international readership, this thriller set in 17th century Europe is based on explosive revelations discovered in original papers in the Vatican.