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Published by The Book Guild Ltd, 28 July 2020. ISBN:
The author, a consultant neurologist at a major
teaching hospital in the UK, has drawn on his medical experiences to pen an unusual,
protagonist is a thoroughly modern heroine Baz Clifford, an ambitious,
audacious biochemist, whose research has uncovered certain anomalies that lead
her to conclude that a woman’s so called accidental death is far from being an
open and shut case. and that it was something more.
suspicions that the woman, Cathy Marsden, was murdered are not shared by the
deceased’s husband or by the police.She
is undeterred by the battle with them that she faces in order to establish the
bona fide nature of Cathy’s death but is doggedly determined to prove them
wrong. Who killed Cathy and why?
Baz’s investigations she stumbles across and befriends a lonely, bullied,
troubled sixteen year old boy, Frankie, who was adopted as a baby, but who is
convinced that Cathy was his long-lost birth mother. His determination to
uncover the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth about the
circumstances in which Cathy met her end, is no less unwavering than Baz’s. Undaunted, together the duo forms an unlikely partnership
to do almost anything in the quest for the full, unvarnished version. Bring it
its cocktail of interesting characters, this is an intriguing and compelling read
that smacks one right between the eyes, and becomes a page-turner.The drama escalates and the finale is a very
Dr. James I. Morrowhas been a Consultant Neurologist
based at a major teaching hospital in Belfast for a number of years. His
principal interest has been in the treatment of epilepsy. During his career he
has been involved with and supervised many clinical trials, principally
regarding the safety of medicines. He has written and published a number of
medical books and has recently branched out into the writing of crime fiction
novels including 'Slainte' and 'Stiffed'. He lives in Newtownards, Co. Down.
Serena Fairfaxspent her childhood in India, qualified as a lawyer in England and practised
in London for many years. She began writing by contributing feature articles to
legal periodicalsthen turned her hand
to fiction. Having published nine novels all, bar one, hardwired with a
romantic theme, she has also written short stories and accounts of her
explorations off the beaten track that feature on her blog. A tenth, distinctly
unromantic, novel is a work in progress. Thrillers, crime and mystery narratives,
collecting old masks and singing are a few of her favourite things.