The Number One bestselling detective series. Nothing keeps a crime hidden like fear, and DS Logan McRae hits a dead-end in this 5th crime thriller from the award-winning Stuart MacBride. ‘You can’t be an eyewitness if I cut out your eyes…’ Someone’s preying on Aberdeen’s growing... show more
The Number One bestselling detective series. Nothing keeps a crime hidden like fear, and DS Logan McRae hits a dead-end in this 5th crime thriller from the award-winning Stuart MacBride. ‘You can’t be an eyewitness if I cut out your eyes…’ Someone’s preying on Aberdeen’s growing Polish population. The pattern is always the same: men abandoned on building sites, barely alive, their eyes gouged out and the sockets burned. With the victims too scared to talk, and the only witness a paedophile who’s on the run, Grampian Police is getting nowhere fast. The attacks are brutal, they keep on happening, and soon DS Logan McRae will have to decide how far he’s prepared to bend the rules to get a result. The Granite City is on the brink of gang warfare; the investigating team are dogged by allegations of corruption; and Logan’s about to come to the attention of Aberdeen’s most notorious crime lord…
Publish date: January 2010
Pages no: 560
Edition language: English
, British Literature
, Mystery Thriller
, Murder Mystery
Series: Logan McRae (#5)
"It's summer in the Granite City, but even the sunshine can't improve the mood at Grampian Police Headquarters. Aberdeen's growing Polish community is under attack from a serial offender who leaves mutilated victims to be discovered on building sites -- eyes gouged out and the sockets burned. Det...
Logan McRae is a fantastic creation and everything you could want from a fictional police officer, someone who doesn't always play by the rules as it makes for a more interesting and more enjoyable read. Mark Billingham's Tom Thorne remains my favourite fictional detective but DS McRae is a very clo...
In the latest installment for DS Logan McRae just living in Aberdeen isn't the worst thing that can happen. There's someone attacking Polish immigrants to the city, gouging their eyes out and burning the sockets, ouch.After Flesh House McRae has turned vegetarian (and who can blame him) but events ...
My first Stuart MacBride novel, as read by Stuart MacBride, with funny voices by Stuart MacBride.My wife and I had this book on CD for our holiday driving, following the adventures of Logan McRae. My wife felt the story was dragged out a bit too much, I felt that Logan really needed to go postal on ...