Wild Chamber
  • Author : Christopher Fowler
  • Release Date : 01 February 2019
  • Publisher : ISIS Large Print Books
  • Genre : Bryant, Arthur (Fictitious character)
  • Pages : 510
  • ISBN 13 : 1785416545
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Book excerpt: Near London Bridge Station, members of the Met's Peculiar Crimes Unit race to catch a killer. In the dark and the rain, they unwittingly cause a bizarre accident - one that will have repercussions for them all... One year later, a smartly dressed woman is found strangled in a locked private London garden. The dog she was walking has disappeared, her husband is missing, and a nanny has vanished too - so far, so typical a case for Bryant and May. As Bryant delves into the arcane history of London's extraordinary parks and gardens - its "wild chambers" - May and the rest of the team become mired in a national scandal. It seems likely that the killer is preparing to strike again, and if the city's open spaces aren't safe, then surely they must be closed...

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Wild Chamber

Wild Chamber

Author : Christopher Fowler
Publisher : ISIS Large Print Books
Genre : Bryant, Arthur (Fictitious character)
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Near London Bridge Station, members of the Met's Peculiar Crimes Unit race to catch a killer. In the dark and the rain, they unwittingly cause a bizarre accident - one that will have repercussions for them all... One year later, a smartly dressed woman is found strangled in a locked ...

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Genre : Fiction
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Publisher : Bantam
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Genre : Uncategorized
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Publisher : Bantam
Genre : Fiction
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Genre : Fiction
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Publisher : Bantam
Genre : Fiction
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