Blue Lightning

'A fully satisfying novel' Times Literary Supplement'Cleeves is excellent not just on the mystery, but on the atmosphere of Fair Isle, and the effect of its strange character on the human population' IndependentFacebook ...

Blue Lightning

Blue Lightning

WINNER OF THE CRIME WRITERS' ASSOCIATION DIAMOND DAGGER AWARD 2017Blue Lightning is the fourth book in Ann Cleeves' Shetland series featuring Detective Jimmy Perez.NOW A MAJOR BBC DRAMAWith the autumn storms raging, Fair Isle feels cut off from the rest of the world. Trapped, tension is high and tempers become frayed. Enough to drive someone to murder . . .A woman's body is discovered at the renowned Fair Isles bird observatory, with feathers threaded through her hair. The islanders react with fear and anger. Detective Jimmy Perez has no support from the mainland and must investigate the old-fashioned way. He soon realizes that this is no crime of passion - but a murder of cold and calculated intention.There's no way off the island until the storms abate - and so the killer is also trapped, just waiting for the opportunity to strike again.

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Blue Lightning
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Ann Cleeves
Categories: Detective and mystery stories
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-02 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

WINNER OF THE CRIME WRITERS' ASSOCIATION DIAMOND DAGGER AWARD 2017Blue Lightning is the fourth book in Ann Cleeves' Shetland series featuring Detective Jimmy Perez.NOW A MAJOR BBC DRAMAWith the autumn storms raging, Fair Isle feels cut off from the rest of the world. Trapped, tension is high and tempers become
Blue Lightning
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Ann Cleeves
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-03 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

The fourth Shetland novel A remote island on lockdown. A killer on the loose . . . Shetland detective Jimmy Perez knows it will be a difficult homecoming when he returns to Fair Isle to introduce his fiancée to his parents. With the autumn storms raging, the island is cut
Blue Lightning
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Richard A. Baumgartner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher:

With a potent combination of rapid-firing Spencer rifles, aggressive and determined leadership, and unlimited confidence in themselves, the soldiers of Colonel John T. Wilder's mounted Lightning Brigade -- so christened during the summer of 1863 -- solidified a reputation in the savage battle of Chickamauga as one of the Union
Customs Today
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Richard A. Baumgartner
Categories: Customs administration
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher:

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The War on Drugs
Language: en
Pages: 317
Authors: Ron Chepesiuk
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Here is the whole story of the world of drugs—from the infamous Opium Wars to the legal availability of narcotics in the United States during the past century; from the unexpected boost given to illicit drugs by Prohibition to the great success of the French Connection.