Blood Is Thicker

Blood Is Thicker

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As South London DS Matt Arnold investigates the suspicious death of a bruised and battered toddler, he must also cope with his son's hospitalization after being struck by a hit-and-run driver and the turmoil of his crumbling marriage.

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A stunning debut crime novel by a serving police officer - A toddler is dead, his head smashed against his bedroom wall. But who is to blame? DS Matt Arnold and his team are tasked with finding the killer amongst the childs dysfunctional family, whose background is riddled with violence and secrets. Matt struggles to understand the indifference of the parents, and these emotions are compounded by an appalling hit-and-run accident which leaves Matts own son, Ben, fighting for his life . . .

Publisher: Sutton : Severn House, 2008
ISBN: 9780727867155
Characteristics: 213 p. ; 23 cm


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Jan 21, 2019

Very poor. Two different stories intertwined. Totally unbelievable.

mikeyppl Jan 05, 2012

Not for the faint of heart. Thought I had the ending figured out but it threw me for a bit of a surprise. Have high hopes for future books in this series.

Mar 04, 2010

Violence against a three-year-old. I think he died, but I quit reading.


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