The Hanging Valley (Inspector Alan Banks Series #4)

The Hanging Valley (Inspector Alan Banks Series #4)

by Peter Robinson, James Langton

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Overview

No one dreamed something so hideous could grow in so beautiful a place...

Many who visit the valley are overwhelmed by its majesty. Some wish they never had to leave. One didn't: a hiker whose decomposing corpse is discovered by an unsuspecting tourist. But this strange, incomprehensible murder is only the edge of the darkness that hovers over a small rural village and its tight-lipped residents, who guard shattering secrets of sordid pasts and private shames. Detective Chief Inspector Alan Banks knows that both the grim truth and a cold-blooded killer are hiding here, far from the city, the noise, and safety. And he's determined to walk into the valley of death to expose them both.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"Robinson excels in the depiction of character, especially in his portrait of his pleasingly fallible copper. He is steadily ascending toward the pinnacles of crime fiction." ---Publishers Weekly Starred Review

New York Times Book Review

Exemplary.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The equal of P.D. James.

Denver Post

A superior detective ... a superior writer.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781400112708
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc.
Publication date: 08/24/2010
Series: Inspector Alan Banks Series , #4
Edition description: Unabridged CD
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 5.50(h) x 1.10(d)

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