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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: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Tom Thorne, (Fictitious character); Tom Thorne, (Fictitious character)
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" Even in the best of times, Tom Thorne, the hero of a well-groomed series of police procedurals by Mark Billingham, is a moody chap. But he s hit rock bottom in "The Read more...

 
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