Born in a Burial Gown

Born in a Burial Gown

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime, Thrillers & True Crime, Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 09/01/2020
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Synopsis

'Deeply layered, fiendishly clever and absorbing' Matt Hilton, author of the Joe Hunter seriesThe first gritty thriller in the Avison Fluke series by M. W. Craven, the acclaimed author of The Puppet Show.Detective Inspector Avison Fluke is a man on the edge. He has committed a crime to get back to work, concealed a debilitating illness and is about to be made homeless. Just as he thinks things can't get any worse, the body of a young woman is found buried on a Cumbrian building site.Shot once in the back of the head, it is a cold, calculated execution. When the post-mortem reveals she has gone to significant expense in disguising her appearance, Fluke knows this is no ordinary murder. With the help of a psychotic ex-Para, a gangland leader and a woman more interested in maggots than people, Fluke must find out who she was and why she was murdered before he can even think about finding her killer...Praise for M. W. Craven:'Dark, sharp and compelling' PETER JAMES'Fantastic' MARTINA COLE'Britain's answer to Harry Bosch' MATT HILTON'Thrilling' MICK HERRON'Brilliantly inventive' WILLIAM SHAW'A powerful thriller from an explosive new talent' DAVID MARK

  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • ISBN: 9781472132642
  • Number of pages: 352
  • Weight: 240g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 126 x 26 mm

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Born in a Burial Gown
Never disappoints!
If you have never read an M W Craven crime thriller then you are definitely missing out! So I urge you to pop to your local book store and purchase all 4, ... READ MORE
Fiona Sharp
Born in a Burial Gown
Born In A Burial Gown
I am a massive fan of this authors Poe and Tilly series so have been looking forward to reading this one, with a little trepidation as to whether it would ... READ MORE
Karen Royle-Cross
Born in a Burial Gown
Superb
When a body is discovered on a building site in Cumbria, Detective Inspector Avison Fluke takes charge of the investigation. Still recovering from serious ... READ MORE
Barnsey's Books
Born in a Burial Gown
Never a disappointment with Craven
DI Avison Fluke is sent to the crime scene of a woman, contained in a body bag, in the hole in the ground the new hospital is built on. With no ID and no ... READ MORE
Michelle Kelly
Born in a Burial Gown
Born in a Burial Gown
Having read and thoroughly enjoyed the Washington Poe series I was delighted to find more from M W Craven, and Avison Fluke does not disappoint!
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