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The Embalmer : A gripping new thriller from the international bestseller, Paperback / softback Book

The Embalmer : A gripping new thriller from the international bestseller Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback


Has the ancient Egyptian cult of immortality resurfaced in Brighton?When a freshly-mummified body is discovered at the Brighton Museum of Natural History, Detective Francis Sullivan is at a loss to identify the desiccated woman.

But as Egyptian burial jars of body parts with cryptic messages attached start appearing, he realises he has a serial killer on his hands.

Revenge, obsession and an ancient religion form a potent mix, unleashing a wave of terror throughout the city.

Caught in a race against time while battling his own demons, Francis must fight to uncover the true identity of the Embalmer before it's too late...


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