Taste of Blood

Your neighbour is a killer.
But which one?

A trove of dark secrets in sleepy Clarendon Court involving a tragic death and a forbidden love affair…
As Tennison hunts for the missing piece of evidence that will identify a vicious killer, she knows that this case will either make her career – or break it.


OUT 17th AUGUST 2023

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