When Will There Be Good News?


by Atkinson, Kate | Fiction & related items
Paperback | 480 pages

SKU: '9780552772457 Category:


(Jackson Brodie)
by Atkinson, Kate | Fiction & related items
Published 02/01/2009 by Transworld Publishers Ltd (Black Swan) in the United Kingdom as part of the Jackson Brodie series
Paperback | 480 pages

The third Jackson Brodie novel, winner of Richard & Judy’s Best Read: literary crime from the number-one bestselling author of Big Sky and Transcription.

‘An exhilarating read. Her wry humour, sharp eye for the quirks of human behaviour and subtle characterisation are a constant joy’ Daily Mail

In a quiet corner of rural Devon, a six-year-old girl witnesses an appalling crime.

Thirty years later the man convicted of the crime is released from prison. In Edinburgh, sixteen-year-old Reggie, wise beyond her years, works as a nanny for a G.P. But her employer has disappeared with her baby, and Reggie seems to be the only person who is worried.

Across town, Detective Chief Inspector Louise Monroe is also looking for a missing person, unaware that hurtling towards her is a former acquaintance – Jackson Brodie – himself on a journey that becomes fatally interrupted.

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