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Almost a Whisper Priscilla Masters

Almost a Whisper By Priscilla Masters

Almost a Whisper by Priscilla Masters


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A young woman is pushing a child in a stroller dangerously close to the edge of a rock face. She has blood on her clothes. Is she a victim or a would-be killer? DI Joanna Piercy takes on the case, but the young woman is mute. As the questions mount, forensic psychiatrist Dr Claire Roget is called in to help. Can she persuade the woman to talk?

Almost a Whisper Summary

Almost a Whisper by Priscilla Masters

A young woman with a pushchair spotted teetering on the edge of a steep rock face on the Staffordshire moors draws Joanna Piercy into a disturbing new case.

A young woman is moving dangerously close to the edge of the rock face, pushing a stroller with a child strapped in it towards the steep drop. She has blood on her clothes. Is she a victim or a would-be killer?

Detective Inspector Joanna Piercy takes on the case when a walker discovers the pair, but the young woman is mute. Is she traumatized or unwilling to speak? Was she about to commit a terrible crime?

As the questions mount, forensic psychiatrist Dr Claire Roget is called in to help. Can she persuade the woman to talk? Joanna desperately needs a breakthrough. But when it comes, her investigation takes a shocking turn . . .

Almost a Whisper Reviews

A riveting police procedural focusing on guilt, frustration, and the many varieties of love * Kirkus Reviews *
An absorbing, character-driven police procedural with some provocative twists * Kirkus Reviews on Blood on the Rocks *
Well-plotted . Fans of character-driven police procedurals will be rewarded * Publishers Weekly on Blood on the Rocks *
Tantalizing . Piercy's search for the truth takes her from a tidy but sterile suburban home into a seedier, sadder, and more threatening world * Publishers Weekly on Crooked Street *
A tightly plotted mystery ... sharply drawn characters ... intriguing story * Booklist on Crooked Street *
Briskly paced . Readers will enjoy the neatly turned surprise ending * Publishers Weekly on Guilty Waters *

About Priscilla Masters

Priscilla Masters is the author of the popular DI Joanna Piercy series, as well as the successful Martha Gunn novels and a series of forensic psychiatrist mysteries featuring Dr Claire Roget. She lives near the Shropshire/Staffordshire border. A retired respiratory nurse, Priscilla has two grown-up sons and two grandsons.

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GOR012226064
9780727850836
0727850830
Almost a Whisper by Priscilla Masters
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Canongate Books Ltd
2021-12-30
240
N/A
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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