April, 2028, and independent Edinburgh is facing a mounting crime wave. Experts from the utopian university-state of New Oxford recommend an extreme deterrent a a maximum security prison alongside the central tourist zone. At the prison opening ceremony, the unthinkable happens a an Edinburgh guardian is shot. Having linked New Oxford to the assassination, maverick investigator Quintilian Dalrymple travels there to close the case. Once there, he discovers evidence of a ruthless conspiracy extending to his home city and the only way to stop it is to penetrate New Oxfordas mysterious heart a the place known only as the House of Dust.I stepped round the ribbed markings on the bloodstained boards, my feet unsteady in the protective bootees Ia#39;d pulled onoutside the ... His head was resting on the raised surround of the shower base and his hair was smeared withits contents.
|Title||:||House of Dust|
|Publisher||:||Severn House Publishers Ltd - 2011-12-12|