The Scandal

The Scandal

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime, Thrillers & True Crime, Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 07/03/2019
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Synopsis

'Brand new series. Same top-notch writing.' Eva Dolan

When an young man is found stabbed to death in a side street in Newcastle city centre in the run up to Christmas, it looks like a botched robbery to DCI David Stone. But when DS Frankie Oliver arrives at the crime scene, she gets more than she bargained for.

She IDs the victim as Herald court reporter, thirty-two-year old Chris Adams she's known since they were kids. With no eyewitnesses, the MIT are stumped. They discover that when Adams went out, never to return, he was working on a scoop that would make his name. But what was the story he was investigating? And who was trying to cover it up?

As detectives battle to solve the case, they uncover a link to a missing woman that turns the investigation on its head. The exposé has put more than Adams' life in danger. And it's not over yet.

  • Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
  • ISBN: 9781409174097
  • Number of pages: 432
  • Weight: 300g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 26 mm

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The Scandal
Gripping crime novel set at the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne
The third and hopefully not the last of the Stone and Oliver books! This one is more personal for Frankie and delves deep into her older friendships and ac... READ MORE
TheBookTrail
The Scandal
Excellent Tension!
Well Done Mari on another brilliant crime thriller! Firstly, if you haven't already read Mari's books then you are missing out! Scandal is the latest in he... READ MORE
Fiona Sharp
The Scandal
A great addition to the series!
Following The Lost and The Insider , both of which are really high-calibre police procedurals, we have now arrived at The Scandal, the third book featuring... READ MORE
Raven88
The Scandal
Well paced thriller
This is the first book I have read by this author and this is apparently the final book of a three book series. Fortunately it stands on its own and I did ... READ MORE
Dana Farren
The Scandal
Confused
I was very confused by this book. One of the police officers would go and interview a witness who would say, "Chris liked blue". The police officer would t... READ MORE
Melanie Lewis