Troubled Waters

An Alice Rice Mystery

Gillian Galbraith

In the sixth book in the Alice Rice Mystery series, DI Alice Rice investigates a murder and the disappearance of a young girl.
Date Published :
November 2015
Publisher :
Polygon
Series :
Alice Rice Mysteries
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Paperback
ISBN : 9781846973161
Pages : 224
Dimensions : 7.7 X 5.1 inches
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$12.95

Overview
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A young, disabled girl is lost on a winter's night in Leith, unable to help herself or find her way home. Someone is combing the streets, frantically searching for her. Within hours of her disappearance, a body is washed up on Beamer Rock, a tiny island in the Forth being used as part of the foundations for the new Queensferry Bridge. No sooner has Detective Inspector Alice Rice managed to discover the identity of that body than another one is washed up on the edge of the estuary, in Belhaven Bay. What is the connection between the two bodies? Has the killer any other victims in their sights and if so, can Alice solve the puzzle before another life is taken? In this novel, the sixth in the series, appearances belie reality, and truths and falsehoods gradually merge, becoming indistinguishable.

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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An author to watch

- Publishing News

[Galbraith] offers a much needed female perspective on the city and the genre

- Scottish Field

Highly readable

- Alexander McCall Smith

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