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: 368
Authors: Ann Cleeves
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-28 - Publisher: Minotaur Books

Inspector Jimmy Perez takes his fiancé home to Fair Isle, the tiny island he comes from, to meet his parents. The island is a magnet for bird watchers, who congregate at the local inn and lighthouse. When a local married celebrity, who had an eye for the lads, is murdered,
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
Blue Lightning
Language: en
Pages: 399
Authors: John Harvey
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Dufour Editions

Acclaimed mystery writer and jazz aficionado John Harvey asked some of his British and American friends in the crime/mystery world if they'd like to contribute to a collection of stories about music. Many did, including some new friends in music, and the result is Blue Lightning. Here are eighteen brand
Blue Lightning
Language: en
Pages: 122
Authors: Barbara T. Russell
Categories: Astral projection
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Viking Juvenile

After being hit by lightning and suspended between worlds, Calvin returns to his body and back to the world he knows, but he brings with him the spirit of Rory, the ghost of a troublesome boy, who soon makes Calvin's life very difficult with his violent pranks.

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