By Ian Rankin
Twelve amazing, gritty tales starring Detective Inspector John Rebus in his domestic urban of Edinburgh, as in simple terms Ian Rankin can painting it: not only the tearooms and cobbled streets of the vacationer brochures, yet a latest city city with an entire variety of criminals and their victims--blackmailers, peeping Toms, and multiple type of assassin. It's a urban like every different, a urban that offers start to crimes of ardour, injuries, and long-hidden jealousy, and a urban during which felony minds locate all of it too effortless to vanish into the shadows. As devoted readers of the sequence good recognize, not anyone is healthier outfitted to delve into Edinburgh's again alleys and smoky pubs than Rebus, and nobody higher in a position to light up his global than Ian Rankin.
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