When DCI Andy Gilchrist is called to a crime scene to find an amputated hand clutching a note addressed to him, a note that contains only one word, murder, he is pulled into an investigation that will test him to the limit. Soon other single word clues are found along with amputated body parts and the murderer's vengeful message becomes clear as the identity of the next intended victim is revealed. But when someone close to him disappears, Gilchrist knows he is too late. Together with Nance Wilson, the sexy DC with her own agenda, Gilchrist comes to see the answer to the present murders lies within the secrets of his past. Forced to confront his demons, Gilchrist must solve the cryptic clues and find the murderer before the next victim, a woman whose life means more to Gilchrist than his own, is served up to him piece by slaughtered piece.Gilchrist passed The Links Road and noted the spot where the Vauxhall Astra had parked, a dry patch on the road, ... That was the sound he had heard, the Astra bumpstarting. ... I want names and addresses of all owners living in Glasgow.
|Title||:||Hand for a Hand|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2012-09-06|