The Falls

by Ian Rankin

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An audiobook edition of the 12th Rebus novel. Read by James Macpherson. Featuring an exclusive introduction read by Ian Rankin.

Audiobook details: Abridged, 5 CDs, 6 hrs long.

The Falls Synopsis

A student has gone missing in Edinburgh - completely out of character. She's not just any student, though, but the daughter of extremely well-to-do and influential bankers. There's almost nothing to go on until Detective Inspector John Rebus gets an unmistakable gut feeling that there's more to this than just another runaway spaced out on unaccustomed freedom or worse. Two leads emerge: a carved wooden doll in a toy coffin, found in the student's home village, and an Internet role-playing game. The ancient and the modern, brought together by uncomfortable circumstance and a curmudgeonly detective happier with long playing records than digital technology …

In this powerful novel, Rankin, who 'moves dialogue with the precision of a chess-master', (Irish Times) brings together past, present and future in a terrifying duel of good - in the persons of DI Rebus and DC Siobhan Clarke - and evil.

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ISBN: 9780752886268
Publication date: 04/06/2007
Publisher: Orion Publisher Co
Format: Audiobook On Cd

ISBN: 9780752883649
Publication date: 22/09/2005
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Format: Paperback (a Format)

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ISBN: 9780752886268
Publication date: 4th June 2007
Author: Ian Rankin
Publisher: Orion Publisher Co
Format: Audiobook On Cd
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About Ian Rankin

Ian Rankin was born in the Kingdom of Fife in 1960, Ian Rankin graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 1982, and then spent three years writing novels when he was supposed to be working towards a PhD in Scottish Literature.  His first Rebus novel was published in 1987, and the Rebus books are now translated into thirty-six languages and are bestsellers worldwide. Ian Rankin has been elected a Hawthornden Fellow, and is also a past winner of the Chandler-Fulbright Award. He is the recipient of four Crime Writers' Association Dagger Awards including the prestigious Diamond Dagger in 2005. In 2004, Ian won America's ...

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