Mark Billingham: The Burning Girl
Kate’s review of The Burning Girl by Mark Billingham was published on her previous blog on June 28th. You can read her review of the book here.
The publishers advertorial blurb is:
A MAN WHO KILLS FOR MONEY
X marks the spot – and when that spot is a corpse’s naked back and the X is carved in blood, DI Tom Thorne is in no doubt that the dead man is the latest victim of a particularly vicious killer.
A BRUTAL VENDETTA
This is brutal turf warfare between north London gangs. Organised crime boss Billy Ryan is moving into someone else’s patch, and that someone is not best pleased.
A COP WHO IS PLAYING WITH FIRE
And when an X is carved on DI Tom Thorne’s front door, he knows the smouldering embers of this case are about to erupt into flames…
Visit Mark Billingham’s website here.