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Deceptive Relations By Annette Roome

Deceptive Relations
by Annette Roome

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Two suspicious deaths in 24 hours in Tipping spell trouble for reporter Chris Martin when she is sent to cover a possible suicide and the battered body of Janet Cox - probably the town's first road-rage killing.
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Deceptive Relations by Annette Roome

'With its spirited heroine, its narrative drive and its splendid intricacy, this novel should put Annette Roome at the forefront of detective writing' TLS Two suspicious deaths in twenty-four hours in Home Counties Tipping spell trouble for reporter Chris Martin when she is sent to cover a possible suicide, and the battered body of Janet Cox -- probably the town's first road-rage killing. Chris, currently smugly congratulating herself on having sorted out her private life, finds herself unravelling the threads of Janet Cox's convoluted affairs, which leads to the disturbing conclusion that Janet's missing husband is either a prime suspect, or himself a corpse. Trying to make sense of Janet Cox's life and death, as well as reporting on the row blowing up over Tipping's millennium plan, means Chris has to face up to some uncomfortable truths in her own life, not to mention a terrifying brush with the town's underworld.

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Deceptive Relations Reviews


'A brilliant debut... Self-deprecating, put-upon wryly comic Chris comes through as likeable and credible, a rare combination' Independent 'Move over Miss Marple' Time Out

About Annette Roome


Annette Roome lives with her family in Guildford. She was awarded the CWA John Creasey Award for her first novel, A Real Shot in the Arm. Deceptive Relations is her fourth novel.

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GOR010434549
Deceptive Relations by Annette Roome
Annette Roome
Used - Like New
Paperback
HarperCollins Publishers
2000-01-04
288
0006510299
9780006510291
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins.