Meanwhile, someone is taking the law into their own hands in the name of justice and revenge — but when present resentment collides with secrets of the past, the truth is more shocking than anyone could have imagined . . .
An atmospheric, chilling mystery from the number one bestseller.
Praise for Val McDermid: ‘It grabs the reader by the throat and never lets go’ Daily Mail ‘As good a psychological thriller as it is possible to get Sunday Express ‘One of today’s most accomplished crime writers’ Literary. Review
‘McDermid remains unrivalled’ Observer ‘The queen of crime is still at the top of her game’ Independent. This is the third book in the bestselling Karen Pirie series.