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Fear of Drowning (Hennessey & Yellich #1)

3.24 of 5 stars 3.24  ·  rating details  ·  42 ratings  ·  6 reviews
For years, a middle-aged, middle-of-the-road couple, Max and Amanda, had enjoyed each other's company in their modest home. With adult children, the two seemed to have everything they could want: health, some wealth and happiness. Until one day when they vanish, leaving behind no trace.

Called in for the case, Detective Inspector George Hennessey, whose own life bespeaks h
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Hardcover, 240 pages
Published August 14th 2000 by Minotaur Books (first published October 4th 1999)
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Jill Hutchinson
This is a short little book featuring DS Hennesey and his partner Yellich. The double murder of an apparently wealthy couple points the team in directions that uncover financial misrepresentation and to another murder that occurred in the past. There are suspects galore, all with good motives...but as it turns out, the actual murderer's motive is less obvious. You will figure out who that murderer is pretty quickly but the story still holds interest. It also gives us a quick look into the privat ...more
Eileen133
I watch a mystery series on PBS, and I noticed that it was based on a book by Peter Turnbull. I decided to read one. I enjoyed it. It is 2 English detectives who solve mysteries. Here is where you can watch pbs movies on line. Right now it isn't on there.They change all the time......You want the masterpiece theater tab.

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Johanna
This read like a law and order episode. It is a police procedural that is very plot driven and not very character driven. But I enjoyed it and will try another of his books.
Linda Underwood
First Peter Turnbull mystery I read. He is similar to E. George but shorter. Enjoyed the book.
Hapzydeco
A police procedural that centers around an engaging plot.
Nikki Magennis
Couldn't get into it. The characters were just too bland.
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Peter Turnbull is the author of nineteen previous novels and numerous works of short fiction. He worked for many years as a social worker in Glasgow before returning to his native Yorkshire.
More about Peter Turnbull...
Deep Cover (Harry Vicary, #2) Deliver Us from Evil (Hennessey & Yellich, #20) Aftermath (Hennessey & Yellich, #21) The Garden Party (Harry Vicary, #3) The Altered Case (Hennessey & Yellich, #22)

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