This thrilling police-procedural debut from crime writer Gillian Galbraith introduces readers to Alice Rice, Edinburgh's latest fictional detective and a new female presence in the macho world of crime detection.
Galbraith draws on her own experience to give a realistic portrayal of the medical and legal worlds.
Smart and capable, but battling disillusionment and loneliness, Alice races against time and an implacable killer to solve a series of grisly murders amongst the professional elite of Edinburgh's well-to-do New Town.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 192 pages
- Publisher: Birlinn General
- Publication Date: 06/03/2008
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9781846970740