The Fine Art of Invisible Detection

The Fine Art of Invisible Detection

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime, Thrillers & True Crime, Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 16/09/2021
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Synopsis

Umiko Wada has recently had quite enough excitement in her life. With her husband recently murdered and a mother who seems to want her married again before his body is cold, she just wants to keep her head down.

As a secretary to a private detective, her life is pleasingly uncomplicated, filled with coffee runs, diary management and paperwork.

That is, until her boss takes on a new case. A case which turns out to be dangerous enough to get him killed. A case which means Wada will have to leave Japan for the first time and travel to London.

Following the only lead she has, Wada quickly realises that being a detective isn't as easy as the television makes out. And that there's a reason why secrets stay buried for a long time. Because people want them to stay secret. And they're prepared to do very bad things to keep them that way...

  • Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
  • ISBN: 9780552172622
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Weight: 262g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 127 x 23 mm

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The Fine Art of Invisible Detection
FAB (Fantastic Action-packed Bountiful) entertainment
I went to my local Waterstones and picked this particular paperback on a whim - ie I really liked the title! I have NOT regretted it. Totally intelligentl... READ MORE
Clarisa Butler
The Fine Art of Invisible Detection
Excellent crime fiction
“No one noticed her. She was anonymous. She attracted no attention.” The Fine Art of Invisible Detection is the first book in the Umiko Wada series by awa... READ MORE
Marianne Vincent