Bath detective Peter Diamond is having woman trouble.
His boss wants him to find the missing daughter of one of her friends.
He is not enthusiastic. A woman calling herself his Secret Admirer wants to arrange a date in a pub.
He tries ignoring her. And his colleague, sexy Ingeborg Smith, distracts the murder squad from their duties.
No one ignores Ingeborg.Then a woman's body is found hanging from a playground swing, with a suspicious second ligature mark around her neck and a very colourful past.
As more hangings are discovered, Diamond is certain that a secret hangman is at work in the city . . .Peter Lovesey shows why he is the master of the whodunnit in this thrilling tale of mystery, mayhem and murder most foul.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages
- Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
- Publication Date: 05/06/2014
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9780751553604