The Way Through the Woods

The Way Through the Woods

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime, Thrillers & True Crime, Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 05/05/2016
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Synopsis

The Way Through the Woodsis the tenth novel in Colin Dexter's Oxford-set detective series.
Quietly, rather movingly, Strange was making his plea: 'Christ knows why, Lewis, but Morse will always put himself out for you.' As he put the phone down, Lewis knew that Strange had been right . . . in the case of the Swedish Maiden, the pair of them were in business again . . .

They called her the Swedish Maiden – the beautiful young tourist who disappeared on a hot summer's day somewhere in North Oxford. Twelve months later the case remained unsolved – pending further developments.

On holiday in Lyme Regis, Chief Inspector Morse is startled to read a tantalizing article in The Times about the missing woman. An article which lures him back to Wytham Woods near Oxford . . . and straight into the most extraordinary murder investigation of his career.

The Way Through the Woods is followed by the eleventh Inspector Morse book, The Daughters of Cain.

  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan
  • ISBN: 9781447299257
  • Number of pages: 432
  • Weight: 300g
  • Dimensions: 197 x 130 x 26 mm

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General bit first about this whole series then more about the book in question. The series takes two or so books to find its stride. Dexter's writing in th... READ MORE
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