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The Dying Wish

by Courttia Newland

Thriller and Suspense

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This is a gripping detective story which draws you into a sinister underworld. Private investigators Ervine James and Carmen Sinclair attempt to unravel the mystery behind a company that disappears from the office next door and find more than they bargained for...

The Dying Wish Synopsis

Ervine James is in incredibly good spirits – his Private Investigation business is going well, he has partially restored his tenuous link with his family, and his best friend of old and new partner Carmen Sinclair has proved to be more of an asset, both emotionally and financially, than he ever could have dreamed. But when a beautiful Asian woman appears outside the office next to his, a mysteriously secretive company rents the space for a few months before suddenly disappearing without trace, followed by arrival of police detectives investigating allegations of organized group homicides, Ervine and Carmen are drawn into a mystery so deep, so calculated in its intentions, neither believe that they could find out the truth behind that office door without risking their very lives…

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ISBN: 9780349119632
Publication date: 18/05/2006
Publisher: Time Warner Books
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780349119632
Publication date: 18th May 2006
Author: Courttia Newland
Publisher: Time Warner Books
Format: Paperback
Genres: Thriller / Suspense,
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About Courttia Newland

Courttia Newland is the author of THE SCHOLAR, SOCIETY WITHIN  and SNAKESKIN. He has contributed to various anthologies including DISCO 2000, NEW WRITERS 8, AFROBEAT and TEENAGE KICKS. He lives in west London.

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