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No Place of Safety

No Place of Safety (Paperback)

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The disappearance from school of two apparently unconnected teenagers worries DC Charlie Peace, until he discovers that they are both working at a hostel for homeless street kids. Peace knows the life and crimes of the people these two are trying to help, and decides that, for the moment, they are safe. But will Peace have cause to regret his decision? After all, just who is the man running the hostel? And how nasty is the local opposition to the place likely to become? As the pair continue their good work, the situation at the hostel becomes even more fraught with the appearance of an Asian girl fleeing an arranged marriage. And it isn't long before a murderous attack seems about to put an end to the whole project. `Nicely drawn characters' Irish Times `Very appealing. . .sensitively written' Evening Standard `He plots a mystery as well as any writer alive' Time Magazine

Fiction & PoetryCrime & Thrillers Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publication Date: 06/12/2012 ISBN-13: 9781447239635  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Printed to order. Despatched in 2-3 weeks.  

Robert Barnard is a well-established crime writer. He has won the prestigious Nero Wolfe Award as well as the Anthony, Agatha and Macavity Awards, has been nominated eight times for the Edgar Award and was the winner of the 2003 CWA Cartier Diamond Dagger Award for a lifetime of achievement. He has also written crime novels under the pseudonym of Bernard Bastable. He lives with his wife in Leeds and has had over 45 titles published in the UK and US.

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