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The dead place

Author: Stephen Booth
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Detective Diane Fry listens to the eerily calm and controlled voice of an anonymous caller describing death and decompositions she is certain she's dealing with a killer. DC Ben Cooper, meanwhile, is looking into Derbyshire's first case of bodysnatching.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Booth
ISBN: 0007172052 9780007172054 0007172060 9780007172061 0007172087 9780007172085
OCLC Number: 57750819
Awards: Short-listed for Theakston's Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2007
Description: 454 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Stephen Booth.

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Soon there will be a killing. Close your eyes and breathe in the aroma. I can smell it right now, can't you? So powerful, so sweet. So irresistible. It's the scent of death.  Read more...

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Praise for Stephen Booth: 'Endows the traditional crime story with a literary strength that lifts it above the general ruck... He gives a satisfying read rather than a quick fix' Jane Jakeman, Read more...

 
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