Hidden Depths is the third book in Ann Cleeves' Vera Stanhope series - now the major ITV detective drama Vera, starring Brenda Blethyn. A hot summer on the Northumberland coast and Julie Armstrong arrives home from a night out to find her son strangled, laid out in a bath of water and covered with wild flowers. This stylized murder scene has Inspector Vera Stanhope intrigued. But then another body is discovered in a rock pool, the corpse again strewn with flowers. Vera must work quickly to find this killer who is making art out of death. As local residents are forced to share their deepest, darkest secrets, the killer watches, waits and plans to prepare another beautiful, watery grave . . . Also available in the Vera Stanhope series are The Crow Trap, Telling Tales, Silent Voices, The Glass Room, Harbour Street and The Moth Catcher.The picture of him lying in the bath, the heavy scent, the condensation running down the mirror over the sink. But she was ... It had been a sexy dream, the sort of daydream shea#39;d conjured up after Geoff had left, when shea#39;d thought shea#39;d never have sex with a man again. ... Lying in bed she put her right hand on her left breast and believed it still felt tender, as if it had been pressed and squeezed.
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