The Dead Lie Down

The Dead Lie Down

Book - 2010
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Ruth Bussey once did something horribly wrong, and was nearly destroyed by her punishment. Now, she has tentatively rebuilt her life and unexpectedly found love with Aidan Seed. But Aidan also has a secret--he killed someone years ago, a woman named Mary Trelease. Ruth's horror turns to confusion when she realizes that she knows Mary Trelease, and Mary is very much alive. Set in London's vibrant art scene, and featuring the return of Sergeant Charlotte "Charlie" Zailer and DC Simon Waterhouse.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2010, c2009
ISBN: 9780143117490
Branch Call Number: F HANNA-S
Characteristics: 470 p. ; 20 cm


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Nov 26, 2013

LARGE PRINT AVAILABLE THRU MINN LINK. NUMBER 3 IN WATERHOUSE AND ZAILER SERIES. ******(The fourth book in the Culver Valley Crime series)

polar_bear Apr 20, 2012

The plot was serpentine, and it got to the point where, instead of compelling, it became tiresome. I skipped through the last fifty pages, simply because I'd read the rest. All of the main characters seem to be crazy; it was hard to hang onto what would be normal behavior and what would be absolutely looney-tunes.

Definitely an easy read with plenty of twisting character threads.... And, plenty of theories to choose from as the novel develops!


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