By Damien Boyd
Mountaineering is now a blood sport...
Detective Inspector Nick Dixon's former mountain climbing companion, Jake Fayter, is lifeless. Killed in a fall when working towards a brand new course on excessive Rock, Cheddar Gorge. confident that Jake don't have made one of these uncomplicated mistake, Nick Dixon begins digging and uncovers an internet of intrigue and criminality that might rock the sleepy seashore city of Burnham-on-Sea to its core.
As the physique count number rises, Dixon is compelled to wreck each rule within the publication and placed his personal existence at the line to deliver the killer out into the open.
A fast-paced crime mystery that may depart you gasping for breath, because the Crow Flies is a backbone tingling advent for DI Nick Dixon and a fantastic debut novel from crime fiction author, Damien Boyd.
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And then, after writing the dateJanuary 17, 1928-nothing more. Emma Parker could do little to comfort her daughter in her desperation, for however badly Roy Thornton treated her, Bonnie wanted him back: there was no question of "sending him packing'' as her indignant mother advised. Not long after this, Bonnie took a job in a busy cafe in the center of Dallas. Marco's Cafe was on Main Street, two blocks from the Dallas courthouse, and many of the customers were lawyers and city officials, some of whom Bonnie would later encounter in very different circumstances.
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