This is the second in the much praised Sal Kilkenny crime series.
Juggling the school run with private investigating, Sal Kilkenny's life is a strange mix of the dramatic with the domestic.Sal has two new clients:Jimmy Achebe wants her to confirm his suspicions of his wife's infidelity and Agnes Donlan fears for her friend Lily, who has undergone a swift decline in her new nursing home.Sal soon finds herself in treacherous territory which threatens to impinge on her private life...
Praise for Cath Staincliffe:
'A book about courage and compromise, about how sometimes it's kinder and braver to lie. Stunning.'
'Modest, compassionate... a solid ingenious plotter with a sharp eye for domestic detail'. Literary Review
'Complex and satisfying.' The Sunday Times.
'about as good as the British private eye novel gets' Time Out.
'It's always exciting to see a writer get better and better, and Cath Staincliffe is doing just that.' Val McDermid.
'an engrossing read'. Sunday Telegraph
Cath Staincliffe is an award winning novelist, radio playwright and creator of ITV's hit series Blue Murder. Cath's books have been shortlisted for the CWA Best First Novel award. She was joint winner of the CWA Short Story Dagger in 2012. Letters To My Daughter's Killer was selected for the Specsavers Crime Thriller Book Club on ITV3 in 2014. Cath also writes the Scott & Bailey books based on the popular ITV series. She lives with her family in Manchester.