By Caro Ramsay
Anderson & Costello #4
The Blood of Crows is the fourth instalment in Caro Ramsay's epic Anderson and Costello series.
For one Scottish cop the beat is ready to get darkish and intensely bloody . . .
DI Colin Anderson is having a nasty week. His conviction of paedophile Skelpie Fairbairn is asserted hazardous - placing Fairbairn again on Glasgow's streets and leaving Anderson below investigation.
Add to this a gangster torched alive, a teenage boy tortured then dropped off a bridge and the suicide of a cop who labored an unsolved baby kidnapping long ago in 1996 and Anderson's acquired his arms complete. Then one evening, a tender woman is tied to the river financial institution and left for the tide. Anderson will get there, yet she dies in his arms.
Working round-the-clock his group observe those unusual crimes are associated with an elusive felony mastermind often called The Puppeteer. yet not able to discover him, not able to forestall the murders, Anderson is compelled to persist with the one lead he has - Skelpie Fairbairn . . .
But that is worse - The satan you don't recognize, or the single you do . . .?
Caro Ramsay's Anderson & Costello thrillers were greatly recognized as probably the most major new sequence within the style in recent times and Ramsay's totally special investigators are able to turn into the nation's favorite Scottish cop duo. Absolution is the fantastic establishing to this gorgeous sequence. next titles comprise darkish Water and making a song to the lifeless. lovers of Ian Rankin and Val McDermid will love this sequence.