War-torn London hides a killer without a face...The second in a brilliant crime series featuring Ted Stratton of the CID, set in central London during WW2 and its aftermath. 1944. After almost five years of conflict, London's inhabitants are war weary - and DI Ted Stratton is no exception.
After a long night digging a bomb victim out of rubble, he's called to investigate a doctor's death.
The circumstances seem suspicious: an affair turned sour?
Revenge? As Stratton digs deeper, he begins to suspect something more sinister is going on - that a faceless shadow is stalking the hospital corridors...Meanwhile, Ted's wife Jenny meets a bombed-out woman claiming her soldier husband is an impostor.
Jenny thinks she must be in shock, but the truth is stranger and far more dangerous...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 432 pages
- Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
- Publication Date: 13/05/2010
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9781409102717