Shortlisted for the 2012 Crime Writers' Association New Blood Dagger for best first novel If you love D I Jack Frost, you'll love D I Glyn Capaldi, maverick cop. Introducing DS Glyn Capaldi, half Welsh, half-Italian, all maverick.
He's fallen from grace in Cardiff and exiled to be the catch-all detective in the big bit in the middle that God gave to the sheep.
A place where nothing of any significance is meant to happen, a place where supposedly he can do little harm. But trouble have a way of catching-up with Capaldi.
Six men and a young woman disappear into the night. They don't all reappear. The ones that do are good people with a good explanation.
Only Capaldi remains unconvinced. In the face of opposition from the locals, he delves deeper and starts to uncover a network of conflicts, betrayals and depravity that resonates below the outwardly calm surface of rural respectability.
D.S. Capaldi is back in the saddle.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 336 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 31/01/2013
- ISBN: 9780007483549
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