Drowning Not Waving

Drowning Not Waving

Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 13/04/2023
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Synopsis

A body pulled from the harbour drags DC Donna Morris into murky waters...

The lives of the people of Scarborough have always been tied to the sea. Often their deaths too. And when the body of a young man is pulled from the harbour, the police investigation has to dive into the tightly knit fishing community there. But DC Donna Morris, halfway through her probationary period in the town, finds very little is at it seems.

Is the killing to do with old rivalries or more contemporary enmities, or is it somehow linked with a shocking murder which took place in the town twenty years ago? Donna does her best to navigate the tides and currents of the place she calls home for now, but finds people are prepared to muddy the truth if it means preserving the past, and old reputations.

Praise for Kate Evans

'Kate Evans delivers a gripping crime debut with a truly original policewoman as the central character. Highly recommended' Irish Independent

'Well written and without any flashiness, this believable police procedural deals with guilt, vengeance, love, a serial killer with a God complex and redemption. . . effective and moving' Literary Review

'Read this book' 5 Stars, Reader Review

'A rich and rewarding police procedural with a candidly portrayed and memorable central character' 5 Stars, Reader Review

'A brilliant read' 5 Stars, Reader Review

  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • ISBN: 9781472134776
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Weight: 266g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 126 x 32 mm

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Drowning Not Waving
excellent police procedural
This is the second in the series to feature DC Donna Morris Combines both a taut and and well constructed plot with superb characterisation and a gritty n... READ MORE
Andy  wormald