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Little Girl Lost by Brian Mcgilloway
  

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A devastating crime thriller about corruption, greed and vengeance, and a father's love for his daughter.

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Synopsis

Little Girl Lost by Brian Mcgilloway

The breathtaking new crime thriller from the author of the acclaimed Inspector Devlin series.

Midwinter. A child is found wandering in an ancient woodland, her hands covered in blood. But it is not her own. Unwilling or unable to speak, the only person she seems to trust is the young officer who rescued her, Detective Sergeant Lucy Black. Soon afterwards, DS Black is baffled to find herself suddenly moved from a high-profile case involving a kidnapping of another girl, a prominent businessman's teenage daughter. At home, Black is struggling with caring for her increasingly unstable father, and trying to avoid conflict with her frosty mother who also happens to be the Assistant Chief Constable. As she tries to identify the unclaimed child, Black begins to realise that her case and the kidnapping may be linked by events from the grimmest days of the country's recent history events that also defined her own trouble childhood.

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McGilloway is a major force in crime writing. --John Connolly, author, The Unquiet


About the Author

Brian Mcgilloway

Brian McGilloway was born in Derry, Northern Ireland, in 1974, and teaches English at St Columb's College, Derry. He lives near the Irish borderlands with his wife and their four children. He is the author of six previous crime novels: Little Girl Lost, The Rising, Bleed A River Deep, Gallows Lane, Borderlands and The Nameless Dead. Little Girl Lost was the first novel to feature DS Lucy Black, who returns in Hurt.

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Book Info

Publication date

10th May 2012

Author

Brian Mcgilloway

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www.brianmcgilloway.com/

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Publisher

Pan Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Format

Paperback
320 pages
Interest Age: From 18 years

Categories

Crime / Mystery
Thriller / Suspense
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Crime & mystery

ISBN

9780230747661

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