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Something to Hide: An Inspector Lynley Novel: 21

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime, Thrillers & True Crime, Crime & Thrillers
Hardback Published on: 11/01/2022
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Synopsis

A hugely complex and entertaining novel - Star Pick*, The Times Crime ClubElizabeth George delivers another intelligent, intricate mystery - New York TimesSuperlative . . . This is a memorable addition to [the Inspector Lynley] series - Publishers Weekly (starred, boxed review)Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers and Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley are back in the next Lynley novel from Sunday Times bestselling author Elizabeth George.A Nigerian born detective sergeant working for the Metropolitan Police is found unconscious in her own flat and ends up in hospital where she dies of her injury. The post-mortem reveals that the subdural hematoma is the result of a blow to her head. DI Thomas Lynley, DS Barbara Havers and DS Winston Nkata are called in to investigate a case that touches upon not only the work and the life of the murdered detective but also upon a controversial cultural tradition that damages and often destroys the future of everyone it involves.

  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
  • ISBN: 9781529346541
  • Number of pages: 640
  • Weight: 900g
  • Dimensions: 236 x 168 x 68 mm

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Something to Hide
A difficult story to read!
I’d like to thank Hodder & Stoughton and NetGalley for giving me the opportunity to read ‘Something To Hide’, an Inspector Lynley novel No. 21 written by E... READ MORE
Joan Clapham
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Solid return for Lynley and Havers
Lynley and Havers have always been one of the best detective duos in crime fiction so it’s heartening to see them return after a gap of four years in Eliza... READ MORE
Kid Ferrous
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A great read , although a tough one at times.
Elizabeth George has done it again ! The main subject of this book is female genital mutilation ( fgm) , which in its nature is hard to read about , but... READ MORE
Zoe Hitchen
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The return of Lynley, Havers and Nkata
As a long time reader of Elizabeth George's books I was delighted to read this latest offering. It took a little longer in this title for her regular chara... READ MORE
Dana Farren
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Complex procedural centered around FGM
This densely textured novel, the 21st in the Inspector Lynley series, is far more than just a police procedural, in fact Lynley (now Acting Chief Superint... READ MORE
Denis
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Long... Yet Riveting
This tale, Something to Hide is book 21 in a series by Elizabeth George and is my introduction to both the series and the writer. Set in North London, I re... READ MORE
Bridget East
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Long and complicated, but absolutely gripping.
This is the latest title (Book 21) in the Inspector Lynley series. There’s been quite a gap in the schedule since Book 20 was published back in 2018, but t... READ MORE
Oundle Crime
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Engrossing!
Elizabeth George’s Inspector Lynley books have always been engrossing reads and this new one was no exception. I haven’t read the more recent ones in the ... READ MORE
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