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The dying hours

Author: Mark Billingham
Publisher: New York, NY : Atlantic Monthly Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Struggling to adjust back to a life in service to the queen after 25 years as a detective, Tom Thorne is forced to work alone when he pursues suspicions that a spate of elderly suicides are more sinister, a case that estranges him from his colleagues and places his life at risk.
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Billingham
ISBN: 9780802121486 0802121489
OCLC Number: 816564151
Notes: "First published in Great Britain in 2013 by Little, Brown."
Description: 390 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Mark Billingham.

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Struggling to adjust back to a life in service to the queen after 25 years as a detective, Tom Thorne is forced to work alone when he pursues suspicions that a spate of elderly suicides are more sinister, a case that estranges him from his colleagues and places his life at risk.

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Praise for "The Dying Hours" "No one currently working the British scene tops Billingham for mordant intensity, whether Thorne is surveying the latest scene of an apparent suicide or just trying to Read more...

 
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