Fever of the Bone

Fever of the Bone

Book - 2010
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In the sixth novel to feature Tony Hill and Carol Jordan, Tony meets his most twisted adversary to datea killer with a shopping list of victims, who is unmoved by youth and innocence and driven by the most perverted of desires. The murder and mutilation of teenager Jennifer Maidment is horrific enough on its own. But it s not long before Tony realizes it s just the start of a brutal and ruthless campaign targeting an apparently unconnected group of young people."

Publisher: Toronto : HarperCollins, 2010, c2009
Edition: 1st Canadian ed
ISBN: 9781554687466
Branch Call Number: M MCD
Characteristics: 500 p. ;,24 cm


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Aug 27, 2011

Very good book. McDermid writes an interesting and fast-paced plot, with several sub-story lines that add to the main one but never overwhelm the reader.

Jun 02, 2011

I loved this book. I have seen the British tv series, "Wire in the Blood". Robson Green plays Dr. Tony Hill, a criminal profiler who works with DCI Carol Jordan of the Bradfield Police Dept. The relationship between these two keeps one guessing. The characters in the book are well developed and more realistic then some crime books as their flaws are revealed as the story unfolds. Lots of twists and turns in the plot made this book difficult to put down.

Mar 07, 2011

A Tony Hill(profiler) and DCI Carol Jordan novel. A killer targets young teenagers who appear random but... there is a connection of course.

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