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Black Widow

Author: Christopher Brookmyre
Publisher: London : Little, Brown, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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There is no perfect marriage. There is no perfect murder. Diana Jager is clever, strong and successful, a skilled surgeon and fierce campaigner via her blog about sexism. Yet it takes only hours for her life to crumble when her personal details are released on the internet as revenge for her writing. Then she meets Peter. He's kind, generous, and knows nothing about her past: the second chance she's been waiting  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Suspense fiction
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Jack Parlabane, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Brookmyre
ISBN: 9781408707159 1408707152 9781408707142 1408707144 9780802125736 0802125735
OCLC Number: 936302223
Awards: The Dagger Awards : Goldsboro Gold Dagger - Best Crime Novel, Shortlist 2016.
Description: 422 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: There is no perfect marriage. There is no perfect murder. Diana Jager is clever, strong and successful, a skilled surgeon and fierce campaigner via her blog about sexism. Yet it takes only hours for her life to crumble when her personal details are released on the internet as revenge for her writing. Then she meets Peter. He's kind, generous, and knows nothing about her past: the second chance she's been waiting for. Within six months, they are married. Within six more, Peter is dead --
and Diana on trial for his murder, a nightmare end to their fairytale romance. But Peter's sister Lucy doesn't believe in fairytales, and tasks maverick reporter Jack Parlabane with discovering the dark truth behind the woman the media is calling Black Widow...
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Twists abound in the brilliant new psychological thriller from master author Chris Brookmyre, starring his legendary character Jack Parlabane, and perfect for readers of The Girl on the Train and  Read more...

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Chris Brookmyre does an exceptionally good job . . . making sense of a narrative in which truth and lies are inextricably entwined. The more I read, the more I was hooked * Crime Review * A briskly Read more...

 
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