By Annie Hauxwell
Treachery turns into a behavior.
London is within the grip of a stifling heatwave. The parched urban has slowed to a claustrophobic shuffle and there is no result in sight. Heroin-addicted investigator Catherine Berlin suffers whereas operating the nadir of investigations: matrimonial.
The city's junkies are within the grip of a drought of a diversified sort. A strung-out ghost from Berlin's previous turns up on her doorstep: Sonja Kvist's daughter is lacking. regardless of Berlin's reluctance, Sonja reminds her of an previous debt and Berlin is of the same opinion to go looking for the 10 12 months previous.
Berlin is again. quickly the hunter turns into the hunted - corrupt detectives are on Berlin's tail chasing medicines she does not have, a tender lady is murdered and the matrimonial case unravels. The temperature retains rising.
A sour flavor is fast paced, addictive crime spiked with grit and grunge.
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A Bitter Taste (A Catherine Berlin Novel) by Annie Hauxwell