The teenage girl was the first victim. Her throat cut to the bone, she didn't stand a chance.
Her mother, at least, had time to fight back. Briefly. Called to the crime scene in leafy Wimbledon, Maeve Kerrigan's first thought is that this is a domestic dispute gone bad.
But the husband is found lying bleeding and unconscious in an upstairs room.
As a criminal barrister he insists he's the third victim rather than their prime suspect, even if he's a man who makes enemies easily.
The only other surviving family member is fifteen-year-old Lydia.
She was the one to find her mother and twin sister's bodies - and the only witness Maeve has.
But she isn't talking...
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 480 pages
- Publisher: Ebury Publishing
- Publication Date: 24/05/2012
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780091948474