Author: Solomon Carter

Category: Mystery and Crime Fiction

Regular price: $2.99

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Deal starts: October 07, 2021

Deal ends: October 07, 2021


A BODY IS FOUND ON THE BEACH BENEATH SOUTHEND PIER. DETECTIVES HOGARTH AND PALMER ARE CALLED TO THE SCENE.The body belongs to deadbeat actor, Gareth Manning. Initial clues suggest accidental death… but Manning had plenty of reasons to live… and Hogarth soon discovers that the body under the pier isn’t the only mystery in town.No one knows why Gareth Manning died but everyone in the film crew has a theory. Manning was a drinker, a wastrel with a history of falling apart. But Manning had ambition too. DI Hogarth, DS Palmer and DC Simmons must work through the clues and layers of lies… but the deeper they delve, the murkier the mystery gets.Big ambition and seedy money pull the cast and crew in all directions.And loyalty is tested to the very limit.A sinister plot is in the offing… Will DI Hogarth be lured into the trap?The film crew killer will strike again.And a beguiling beauty plays her card.Join DI Hogarth as he walks the Poison Path…????? “Fast paced book and difficult to put down!” – M.Allen????? “Gripping…He writes so vividly that it's almost like watching it on screen.” – Amazon reviewerIn a stunning conclusion, DI Hogarth and his team track down a killer while every move they make is under watch from the power behind the scenes.The Setting:Southend-on-sea, Just over an hour from London. A tough and densely packed suburban town sandwiched between the sparkling Thames Estuary and a semi-rural hinterland of fields and marshes. A place where wealth and glamour sit cheek-by-jowl with addiction, poverty and crime. When he transferred to the Essex coast, ex-Met Detective Joe Hogarth might have imagined he was signing up for sun, sea and semi-retirement. But the merry hell of Southend might just have him beat. It’s a good thing this DI doesn’t know when to quit…THE DI HOGARTH POISON PATH SERIESTHE POISON PATHTHE HUNTER’S PATHTHE CINDER PATH