No Shred of Evidence (Inspector Ian Rutledge, Book 18) by Charles Todd

By Charles Todd

During this soaking up new access within the acclaimed bestselling sequence, Scotland Yard’s Ian Rutledge is stuck up in a twisted internet of vengeance and murder

On the north coast of Cornwall, an obvious act of mercy is repaid via an arrest for homicide. 4 younger women were accused of the crime. A stunned father calls in a want on the domestic place of work. Scotland backyard is requested to study the case.

However, Inspector Ian Rutledge isn't the first Inspector to arrive the village. Following within the footwear of a lifeless guy, he's advised the case is all yet closed. at the same time it takes an unforeseen own flip, Rutledge would require all his ability to accommodate the incensed households of the accused, the grieving mom and dad of the sufferer, and native police desirous to see those 4 ladies despatched to the notorious Bodmin Gaol. Then why hasn’t the killing stopped?

With no shred of proof to transparent the accused, Rutledge needs to plunge deep into the darkest secrets and techniques of a wild, attractive and hazardous position if he's to discover a killer who may-or may possibly not-hold the major to their destiny.

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Sunlight flickered through the windowpane in the study as dawn cut through the last of the night. Frank Malone stood by the window and stared out into the distance. Dressed now, completely aware, he was no longer the drugged man desperate to understand. Max paced in the room, tension evident in the taut lines of his body. At Frank’s words, Max stilled. ” Frank spun toward him. “I’m not going to bow to pressure, boy. I’m not going to—” “He’s your son,” Sam said, stunned. ” Didn’t the guy get it?

Fear flickered in her gaze. Smart—because she was right to fear him. His grin grew. ” He crushed his mouth to hers and eased his grip, just enough to let her wheeze in some air. A whimper hung between them. He took his time with her mouth. Enjoyed it, but this wasn’t the right place. Not for what he had in mind. And there was more work to do. His head lifted slowly. ” Because the plan he had—oh, it was going to be good. So damn good. The media had his story now. The Feds were watching. He’d give them something special to watch.

All the victims matter to me. That’s why I’m in this business. ” Protective detail. Right. He could always just have them both thrown out—he could throw them out. But if someone was watching, that person would see what was happening, and Max didn’t want to risk that exposure. “Just play it cool,” Dante advised him. “Listen to Sam. ” What? He was supposed to trust her? When she’d already lied to him? “Report when they make contact,” Dante told Sam. ” Max’s mouth opened to protest. ” Dante rushed to assure him.

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