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Hostage to murder

Author: Val McDermid
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 2003.
Series: Lindsay Gordon.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Spraining an ankle is rarely a stroke of luck, but for Lindsay Gordon, jobless in Glasgow, the injury is her introduction to young freelance journalist Rory McLaren and the opening of a new chapter in her life. Rory's invitation to work alongside her in her booth at the Cafe Virginia is irresistible. From there it is just a short step to political corruption and other juicy stories - all welcome distractions from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Val McDermid
ISBN: 0007173490 9780007173495
OCLC Number: 52831018
Description: 374 pages ; 18 cm
Series Title: Lindsay Gordon.
Responsibility: V.L. McDermid.

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Hostage to Murder, the long-awaited sixth Lindsay Gordon mystery, is a lightning-paced story spliced with crackling action and an intense emotional dimension.  Read more...

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`Tough, exciting, moody and unpredictable' The Times `Neatly constructed and splendidly sarcastic' Daily Telegraph `The writing is tough and colourful, the scene setting excellent' Read more...

 
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