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Wednesday's Child / Dead Right (Inspector Banks #6,9)

3.63 of 5 stars 3.63  ·  rating details  ·  27 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Published 1997 by Pan
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May 12, 2009 Discoverylover marked it as released-or-to-release-without-read
"Wednesday's Child - "When 2 social workers investigating reports of child abuse appear at Brenda's door, her fear of authority leads her to comply meekly with their requests. Even when they say that they must take her 7 year old daughter Gemma away for tests... It is only when they fail to return Gemma the following day that Brenda realises that something has gone terribly wrong. At the same time, Banks is investigating a particularly unpleasant murder at the site of an abandoned mine. Graduall ...more
Apr 05, 2015 Ruth rated it 4 of 5 stars
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Just read Dead right but enjoyed it as always......
Jean M
Read 'Dead Right' only. Gripping story.
GS Nathan
Super story - I read Dead Right only. Lovely writing, atmosphere and a good enough story of how a murder that seems to be racially motivated is not. Turned out it is, but not the way one would think.
Have read both of these but separate. Really good.
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Peter Robinson was born in Yorkshire. After getting his BA Honours Degree in English Literature at the University of Leeds, he came to Canada and took his MA in English and Creative Writing at the University of Windsor, with Joyce Carol Oates as his tutor, then a PhD in En
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Inspector Banks (1 - 10 of 24 books)
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  • A Necessary End (Inspector Banks, #3)
  • The Hanging Valley (Inspector Banks, #4)
  • Past Reason Hated (Inspector Banks, #5)
  • Wednesday's Child (Inspector Banks, #6)
  • Dry Bones That Dream (Inspector Banks, #7)
  • Innocent Graves (Inspector Banks, #8)
  • Blood At The Root (Inspector Banks, #9)
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