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As Serious As Death

by Quintin Jardine

Part of the Primavera Blackstone Series Series

eBooks of the Month Thriller and Suspense

As Serious As Death Synopsis

Primavera Blackstone has finally found contentment by the Spanish sea. A fiercely protective single mother, she doesn't appreciate an offer of marriage. Nor does she welcome a blast from her murky Scottish past, retired cop Ricky Ross. Ricky now works for millionaire airline owner Jack Weighley - a powerful man to whom you don't say 'no'. Together Primavera and Ricky must investigate a series of assaults on Jack's aircraft. Are they acts of vandalism, or the sinister work of Catalan extremists? As Primavera and Ricky are drawn into events, and the body count rises, Primavera begins to understand the true meaning of 'till death us do part'...

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As Serious As Death Press Reviews

Very engaging as well as ingenious, and the unravelling of the mystery is excellently done -- Allan Massie Scotsman Well constructed, fast-paced, Jardine's narrative has many an ingenious twist and turn  - Observer

 

Remarkably assured...a tour de force  - New York Times


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ISBN: 9780755357147
Publication date: 17/07/2014
Publisher: Headline Book Publishing an imprint of Headline Publishing Group
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780755357147
Publication date: 17th July 2014
Author: Quintin Jardine
Publisher: Headline Book Publishing an imprint of Headline Publishing Group
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 352 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Thriller / Suspense,
Categories: Crime & mystery,

About Quintin Jardine

Twenty years ago Quintin Jardine abandoned the life of a media relations consultant for the more morally acceptable world of murder and mayhem. Over thirty published novels later, it's a decision that he has never regretted. Happily married, he splits his time between Scotland and Spain.

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