The mesmerising, gripping second novel in the D.I. Marnie Rome series.
D.I. Marnie Rome is a three-dimensional character of an emotional depth rarely encountered in the world of fictional cops – Times
Two young boys. Trapped underground in a bunker.
Five years later, the boys’ bodies are found and the most difficult case of Marnie’s career begins. She has to find out who they are and what happened to them. For no-one has reported them missing – and it seems she is the only person to care.
Sarah Hilary gives every indication that she is well on the road to establishing herself as a major crime fiction talent – Reviewing the Evidence
A brilliant story, beautifully written and near impossible to put down – LoveReadingUK
Searing, intricately plotted police procedural – Publishers Weekly