– RACHEL ABBOTT, million-selling author of ONLY THE INNOCENT
A BURNT-OUT COTTAGE
A FORTUNE BURIED IN THE ASHES
A BODY THAT COULD SOLVE A DECADES OLD CRIME
DC Jack Warr and his girlfriend Maggie have just moved to London to start a new life together. Though charming, Jack can’t seem to find his place in the world – until he’s drawn into an investigation that turns his life upside down.
In the aftermath of a fire at an isolated cottage, a badly charred body is discovered, along with the burnt remains of millions of stolen, untraceable bank notes.
Jack’s search leads him deep into a murky criminal underworld – a world he finds himself surprisingly good at navigating. But as the line of the law becomes blurred, how far will Jack go to find the answers – and what will it cost him?
PRAISE FOR BURIED:
‘It’s quite a challenge to make a detective constable the lead character in a crime novel, but Lynda La Plante does a cracking job of it in BURIED. DC Jack Warr is clearly destined for higher things, and I look forward to following his progress’ – PETER ROBINSON, No. 1 Sunday Times bestselling author of the DCI Banks series
‘A compelling, clever plot with a brilliant cast of diverse characters. Utterly riveting’ – RACHEL ABBOTT, million-selling author of ONLY THE INNOCENT
Paperback available from 17th September 2020
Available formats – UK
Zaffre | ASIN -B07XJ5HXNC | April 2019