When a body is found in the wreck of a burnt-out car, DCI Katy Foster and her team are called to investigate. The victim appears to have died from injuries sustained in the crash, but as they delve deeper into the case they discover evidence that suggests he was murdered. As Katy begins to unravel the mystery of who killed this man and why, she comes up against roadblocks at every turn. With suspects galore and no clear lead, it seems like she’ll never get to the bottom of things. But then another body turns up . . . Could there be a serial killer on the loose in Norfolk? Or is Katy’s investigation getting too close to someone with something to hide?
For who is this book for ?
A mystery, thriller and suspense novel for adults who love a page-turning good read. This book is the tenth in a series by author J.M. Dalgliesh set in the fictional town of Norfolk, England. It tells the story of DCI Katy Foster’s latest investigation into a murder that may be linked to others committed around the same time. Told from multiple points of view, it will keep you guessing until the very end who is responsible for these heinous crimes.
- The mystery is well-plotted and kept me guessing until the end
- The characters are realistically drawn and engaging
- The setting is vividly described, making it easy to imagine yourself in Norfolk
- The characters are one-dimensional and boring.
- The plot is convoluted and confusing.
- The writing is amateurish and unprofessional.
Learn more about the author
J. M. Dalgliesh is the author of the Katy Foster mystery series, featuring DCI Katy Foster of Norfolk Police. The books are set in rural Norfolk and combine compelling crime stories with a strong sense of place. The first book in the series, Fool Me Once, was awarded an IndieFab Silver Medal and nominated for an Anthony Award for Best First Novel. J.M.’s novels have been translated into six languages and have been optioned for TV by Mammoth Screen Ltd., producers of Poldarkand Victoria.
“A fast paced, thrilling read with an unexpected ending. I loved it!”
“Great book. Can’t wait for the next one.”
“A well-written, fast-paced mystery that had me hooked from the first page. J.M. Dalgliesh’s characters are realistic and three dimensional, and I was quickly drawn into their world.”