Hidden Depths is the third book in Ann Cleeves' Vera Stanhope series - now the major ITV detective drama Vera, starring Brenda Blethyn. A hot summer on the Northumberland coast and Julie Armstrong arrives home from a night out to find her son strangled, laid out in a bath of water and covered with wild flowers. This stylized murder scene has Inspector Vera Stanhope intrigued. But then another body is discovered in a rock pool, the corpse again strewn with flowers. Vera must work quickly to find this killer who is making art out of death. As local residents are forced to share their deepest, darkest secrets, the killer watches, waits and plans to prepare another beautiful, watery grave . . . Also available in the Vera Stanhope series are The Crow Trap, Telling Tales, Silent Voices, The Glass Room, Harbour Street and The Moth Catcher.Hea#39;d have had to queue to get to the phone and therea#39;d be a line of men behind him. ... There was a moment of silence and she thought the phone had been cut off before he continued. ... Vera opened her door and yelled for Ashworth.
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