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By Christopher Fowler
They've been given only one week to discover a killer they'd stuck as soon as ahead of ...Arthur Bryant, John may perhaps and the extraordinary Crimes Unit are at the path of an enigma: a tender guy known as Mr Fox. yet his id is fake, his hyperlinks to society are invisible and his domestic yields no clues. All they recognize is that one way or the other he escaped from a locked room and murdered one among their top and brightest. Now the detectives are being lured down into the darkest recesses of the London Underground the place their quarry, expertly disguised, has struck back. Their seek takes them into the large labyrinth of tunnels, a subterranean global jam-packed with legends and ghost stations, which tie the town jointly. Edging toward what lies hidden underneath the town - and to the insanity that's using a guy to homicide - Bryant and will are approximately to discover a secret as extraordinary as something they've got ever encountered ...
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Candida felt as if something cold had touched her. It didn’t come from Miss Cara — her hand was burning hot. It let go of her wrist now and went up to touch the carefully ordered hair, incongruously black above the ravaged face. She had stopped crying, and though her eyelids were reddened and the smooth powdered surface of her skin had been impaired, she had a relaxed look. ‘It’s nice to have someone to talk to,’ she said in quite a pleased voice. ’ Chapter Ten On the following day when Candida had finished her driving lesson she found Stephen Eversley waiting for her, his car parked outside the garage.
No, you wouldn’t. ’ ‘I don’t think anything makes you bossy — you just are. And there’s only two and a half years between the three of them. ’ They went on talking about a lot of different things. Stephen’s work — ‘Nothing very exciting to be done, with all these restrictions on materials. It’s not very inspiring to be having to think how you can get five pounds off the cost, or where you can cut out half a dozen bricks or a foot or two of timber. And when you look at some of these old houses and see how lavish they were, it fairly makes your mouth water.
He said. “That charm of Miss Cara’s is a mascot all right. I ought to have been killed, and here I am without a scratch. ” Which was vain superstition, but I could see that he meant it. And not a week later they were saying he had run off with goodness knows how much money and that brooch of Miss Cara’s, and I can’t say anything about the money except that it’s foolishness to keep a lot in the house — just asking for trouble to my way of thinking! But that brooch of Miss Cara’s he never took for I saw it with my own eyes in Miss Olivia’s drawer a matter of ten days after that, and the coin and the chain was there along with it like I told you.
Bryant & May Off the Rails (Bryant & May, Book 8) by Christopher Fowler