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Bitter water

Author: Gordon Ferris
Publisher: Oxford : ISIS, 2013. ©2012
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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Glasgow's melting. The temperature is rising and so is the murder rate. Douglas Brodie, ex-policeman, ex-soldier and newst reporter on the Glasgow Gazette, has no shortage of material for his crime column. But even Brodie balks at his latest subject - a rapist who has been tarred and feathered by a balaclava-clad group. Brodie soon discovers a link between this horrific act and a series of brutal beatings. As  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Large type books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon Ferris
ISBN: 9780753191101 0753191105 0753191113 9780753191118
OCLC Number: 809559233
Notes: Standard print edition originally published: London: Corvus, 2012.
Description: 456 pages (large print) ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Gordon Ferris.

Abstract:

Glasgow's melting. The temperature is rising and so is the murder rate. Douglas Brodie, ex-policeman, ex-soldier and newst reporter on the Glasgow Gazette, has no shortage of material for his crime column. But even Brodie balks at his latest subject - a rapist who has been tarred and feathered by a balaclava-clad group. Brodie soon discovers a link between this horrific act and a series of brutal beatings. As violence spreads and the bodies pile up, Brodie and advocate Samantha Campbell are entangled in a web of deception and savagery. Brodie is swamped with stories for the Gazette. But how long becore he and Sam become the headline?

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