The murder of any journalist is bound to whip the news media into a frenzy. So when ex-BBC correspondent Ed Stonax is found dead, the last thing Detective Inspector Slider needs to complicate his life is the reappearance of an old enemy issuing death threats. He has a high profile case to solve, and Trevor Bates, aka The Needle, is on the loose and trying to kill him…
The eleventh “Bill Slider Mystery” finds the everyman hero grappling with corruption in high places as two old cases come back to haunt him.
Harrod-Eagles writes terrific crime novels, meshing fully realized characters with multilevel plot lines. The result is a pleasing combination of of puzzle mystery and police procedural.LIBRARY JOURNAL
ISBN Hardback: 978-0-7278-6615-8