By Irvine Welsh
“[An] inimitable mixture of darkish realism, satire and mental perception . . . complex, unsettling and from time to time beautiful."--Publishers Weekly, starred review
In the wake of a bad child-murder case, Detective Ray Lennox of the Edinburgh PD has suffered a full-scale breakdown. He’s put on depart for psychological retuning and takes to the air for a number of days of sunlight in Miami. From there, Crime turns into an unmistakably Welshian combination of the macabre and the psychologically astute, as Lennox faces a dwindling offer of antidepressants, a bridal-magazine-toting fiancée, and cokehappy locals who lead him again into outdated behavior and depart him to take care of a baby. Is he fairly within the correct form to be enjoying knight-errant to a terrified ten-year-old lady? Will his most sensible instincts and worst judgments get them either killed, or locate him the redemption he seeks?
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