Publication year: 2016
Media class: Hardback
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781447278184 1447278186
In the dark days of a Shetland winter, torrential rain triggers a landslide that crosses the main Lerwick-Sumburgh road and sweeps down to the sea. At the burial of his old friend Magnus Tait, Jimmy Perez watches the flood of mud and peaty water smash through a croft house in its path. Everyone thinks the croft is uninhabited, but in the wreckage he finds the body of a dark-haired woman wearing a red silk dress. In his mind, she shares his Mediterranean ancestry and soon he becomes obsessed with tracing her identity. Then it emer
Series title: The Shetland series
Additional information: 400 pages, 24 cm
Enjoyable, wonderful Shetland scenery. Good story but a weak ending.