A gripping new thriller from the author of Simon Mayo's BBC Radio 2 Book Club choice The Poison Artist.
They thought they'd buried their secrets Homicide inspector Gavin Cain is standing by a grave when he gets the call.
Cain knows there's something terrible in the coffin they're about to exhume.
He and his team have received a dying man's confession and it has led them here. But death doesn't guarantee silenceCain is summoned by Mayor Castelli, who has been sent sinister photographs of a woman that he claims he doesn't know and a note threatening that worse are on their way. And now light will be shone on a very dark place... As Cain tries to identify the woman in the pictures, and looks into the mayor's past, he finds himself being drawn towards a situation as horrifying and as full of secrets as the grave itself. 'Smart plotting. Nary a false note. Suspense that never stops. If you like Michael Connelly's novels, you will gobble up Jonathan Moore's The Dark Room' James Patterson