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By Peter Robinson

Via Canada's most popular, bestselling crime fiction author, the twenty-first booklet within the much-loved Inspector Banks sequence, now a tv sequence on PBS, for readers of Ian Rankin and Michael Connelly.
A disgraced collage lecturer is located murdered with £5,000 in his pocket on a disused railway line close to his domestic. on account that being disregarded from his task for sexual misconduct 4 years formerly, he has been residing a poverty-stricken and hermit-like lifestyles during this remoted spot. there are lots of suspects, in most cases on the university the place he used to educate, yet Banks, a lot to the chagrin of Detective leader Superintendent Gervaise, quickly turns into fixated on girl Veronica Chalmers, who appears to be like to have hyperlinks with the sufferer going again to the early '70s on the collage of Essex, then a hotbed of political activism. while Banks suspects that girl Chalmers isn't really telling him the complete fact and pushes his inquiries a section too a long way, he's caused the carpet and warned to put off. He needs to proceed to behavior his research surreptitiously, lower than the radar, with assistance from new DC Geraldine Masterson, whereas DI Annie Cabbot and DS Winsome Jackman proceed to rattle skeletons at Eastvale collage. whilst the breakthroughs come, they don't seem to be those that Banks and his crew anticipated, and every thing turns in a unique path, and strikes into greater gear.

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Agora está sentada na cama do marido, conversa com ele, baixinho como de costume, vê-se que são pessoas de educação, e têm sempre a]guma coisa para dizer um ao outro, não são o mesmo que o outro casal, o primeiro cego e a mulher, depois daquelas comovedoras efusões do reencontro quase não têm falado, é que, neles, provavelmente, tem podido mais a tristeza de agora do que o amor de antes, com o tempo hão-de habituar-se. Quem não se cansa a repetir que tem fome é o rapazito estrábico, apesar de a rapariga dos óculos escuros, praticamente, ter tirado a comida à sua boca para a dar a ele.

Abriram-se no instante seguinte, simplesmente, não porque o tivesse decidido. Pelas janelas, que começavam a meia altura da parede e terminavam a um palmo do tecto, entrava a luz baça e azulada do amanhecer. Não estou cega, murmurou, e logo alarmada se soergueu na cama, podia tê-la ouvido a rapariga dos óculos escuros que ocupava o catre defronte. Dormia. Na cama ao lado, a que se encostava à parede, o rapazinho dormia também, Fez como eu, pensou a mulher do médico, deu-lhe o lugar mais protegido, bem fracas muralhas seríamos, só uma pedra no meio do caminho, sem outra esperança que a de tropeçar nela .

Durante loneaos minutos ficou estendi do de bruços, com a cara assente no chão. Um vento rápi do, rasteiro, fê-lo tiritar. Não trazia no corpo mais que a camisa e as cuccas. A ferida estava, toda ela, em contacto com a terra, e ele pensou, Pode infectar-se, era um pensa mento estúpido, não se lembrou de que a vinha arrastando assim desde e camarata, Bom, não tem importancia, eles vão tratar-me antes que ela se infecte, pensou depois, para tran quilizar-se, e pôs-se de lado para melhor alcançar a corda.

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