By Caro Ramsay
Anderson & Costello #1
Caro Ramsay's Absolution is the 1st in her much-loved Anderson and Costello series.
The Crucifixion Killer is stalking Glasgow ... leaving victims' mutilated our bodies in a Christ-like pose. DCI Alan McAlpine - a well known and winning police officer - is drafted in to guide the search, supported via neighborhood officials DI Anderson and DS Costello.
But the prior holds awful stories for McAlpine. He final labored this beat a few 20 years prior, while he used to be assigned to protect a girl - anonymous and faceless after a sadistic acid assault - at a Glasgow health facility. An obsession used to be born at that sanatorium room that hasn't ever fairly left McAlpine . . . and now it kind of feels to be resurfacing. For a reason.
As the chase to halt the ugly murders intensifies, so Anderson and Costello locate chilling reason for main issue uncomfortably with reference to domestic . . .
Reissued with a gorgeous new package deal, Caro Ramsay's Anderson & Costello thrillers were largely regarded as essentially the most major new sequence within the style lately and Ramsay's completely distinct investigators are able to develop into the nation's favorite Scottish cop duo. Absolution is the fantastic starting to this beautiful sequence. next titles comprise darkish Water and making a song to the lifeless. fanatics of Ian Rankin and Val McDermid will love this sequence.
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Absolution (Anderson & Costello, Book 1) by Caro Ramsay