Blood in the Water

An Alice Rice Mystery

Gillian Galbraith

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.
Date Published :
May 2008
Publisher :
Birlinn
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Paperback
ISBN : 9781846970740
Pages : 192
Dimensions : 7.85 X 5.1 inches
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$12.95

Overview
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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.

About The Author
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Gillian Galbraith grew up near Haddington. For seventeen years, she was an advocate specialising in medical negligence and agricultural law cases. Before qualifying in law she worked for a time as an agony aunt in magazines for teenagers. Since then, she has been the legal correspondent for the Scottish Farmer and has written law reports for The Times. She lives deep in the country near Kinross with her husband and daughter, plus assorted cats, dogs, hens and bees.

REVIEWS
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A vivid and exciting story, set against the background of Edinburgh's legal and medical circles. There is not a dull page from start to finish.

- Alexander McCall Smith

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