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The Mermaids Singing Val McDermid

The Mermaids Singing By Val McDermid

The Mermaids Singing by Val McDermid


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Summary

Four men have been found mutilated and tortured. Clinical psychologist Tony Hill is brought in to profile the killer. A man with more than enough sexual problems of his own, Tony himself becomes the target in a battle of wits where he has to use every ounce of his professional nerve to survive.

The Mermaids Singing Summary

The Mermaids Singing by Val McDermid

Gold Dagger Award winning psychological suspense exploring the twisted world of a serial killer from 'Manchester's answer to Thomas Harris' Guardian You always remember the first time. Isn't that what they say about sex? How much more true it is of murder...Up till now, the only serial killers Tony Hill had encountered were safely behind bars. This one's different -- this one's on the loose. In the northern town of Bradfield four men have been found mutilated and tortured. Fear grips the city; no man feels safe. Clinical psychologist Tony Hill is brought in to profile the killer. A man with more than enough sexual problems of his own, Tony himself becomes the unsuspecting target in a battle of wits and wills where he has to use every ounce of his professional nerve to survive. A tense, brilliantly written psychological thriller, The Mermaids Singing explores the tormented mind of a serial killer unlike any the world of fiction has ever seen.

The Mermaids Singing Reviews

'Truly, horribly good' Mail on Sunday 'Gripping, intelligent stuff' The Times 'A superb psychological thriller' Cosmopolitan

About Val McDermid

Val McDermid grew up in a Scottish mining community and then read English at Oxford. She was a journalist for sixteen years, spending the last three as Northern Bureau Chief of a national Sunday tabloid. She is now a full-time writer and lives in South Manchester.

Additional information

GOR004021905
9780007143122
0007143125
The Mermaids Singing by Val McDermid
Used - Very Good
Paperback
HarperCollins Publishers
20020805
400
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