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March 01 , 2010

The Sea Detective


The first mystery in a truly unique crime series. 'There comes a time when a novel raises the bar for a particular genre, and The Sea Detective does just that for Scottish crime fiction' (Scotsman)

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Praise for The Sea Detective:

'Raises the bar for Scottish crime fiction ... elegantly written and compelling'
The Scotsman

The Literary Review - top five crime books of the year

'Promises to be a fine series of detective novels'
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'An unusual, interesting and enthralling read'

'A compelling protagonist'
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