Beneath the bleeding / Val McDermid
Publication year: 2008
Media class: Book
Edition: New pbk. ed.
Publisher: London : Harper
Tony Hill & Carol Jordan novel ; 5
Originally published: London: HarperCollins, 2007
The Number One bestselling crime series featuring Dr Tony Hill, hero of TVs Wire in the Blood. The award-winning Val McDermid is at the height of her powers in this tense masterclass in psychological suspense. The race is on to uncover the identity of a murderer with nothing to lose and everything to kill for. When Robbie Bishop, star midfielder for the Bradfield Vics, is poisoned by a rare and deadly toxin, profiler Dr Tony Hill and trusted colleague DCI Carol Jordan have their work cut out for them. Robbie was adored, so the public want answers but the answers aren't coming, and trails are running cold. Then a bomb explodes in the football stadium, causing massive casualties and another man dies from poisoning. Is there a link between the cases? And what are the motives for these crimes? The clock is ticking for Tony and Carol and the death toll keeps rising