Absent by Emma Salisbury

Author: Emma Salisbury

Category: Mystery and Crime Fiction

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Deal starts: April 22, 2021

Deal ends: April 22, 2021


The worst things happen in plain sight. When he stopped a serial killer in his tracks earlier in the year he thought that would be the end of it, but for DS Kevin Coupland his nightmare has just begun.A child’s body is discovered hidden in a bag, kicking off a major investigation for Salford Precinct’s murder squad. Soon the National Crime Agency roll into town and Coupland is under strict instructions to play nice. He’s got enough on his plate to worry about politics. A shock discovery in his personal life is starting to take its toll, causing him to make decisions that bring him to the attention of the powers that be for all the wrong reasons.DS Alex Moreton returns from maternity leave to find her partner deeply troubled, but with a cold case to review she’s in no position to prevent him hitting the self-destruct button. As he hunts down the child’s killer Coupland is forced to reflect upon his own life and find an answer to the question he’s been avoiding. Is it possible to accept the things you cannot change? A gripping warts and all police procedural which will hook fans of Angela Marsons and Ed James.Watch out for more from D.S. CouplandABSENT is the fourth book in the DS Coupland series. Praise for ABSENT: ‘An excellent police procedural.’ NET GALLEY review ‘So impressed I’ll be backtracking to the previous three novels.’ NET GALLEY review ‘Gripping novel.’ NET GALLEY review ‘Best yet.’ AMAZON review ‘I love the way this author writes.’ AMAZON review ‘If you like gritty police procedurals then Coupland is the detective for you.’ AMAZON review