Blood Atonement (Nigel Barnes #2)
Genealogist Nigel Barnes’s second case leads him into the dark heart of the Mormon church and a gruesome, century-oldsecret.
Detective Chief Inspector Grant Foster is called to a homicide at the home of a single mother inQueensPark,London. Her throat has been cut from ear to ear and her body dumped in the garden. Her daughter and only child, Naomi, who has just turned f
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Waddell's second book, Blood Atonement, is every bit as gripping as the first--and a little bit more. Here we have Inspector Foster returning to duty after a recovery period that resulted after injuries sustained in the wrap-up of Th ...more
There is a serial killer theme to BLOOD ATONEMENT, although initially it's only Detective Grant Foster who sees the parallels between the death of Katie Drake, and the disappearance of h ...more
The modern mystery is nice and twisty and has its roots in the past. Once again Nigel is hired to do his bit to help the police discover a motive, a pattern and possibly a list of suspects/list of potential victims.
Nigel is charming as always. Foster is chafing under the restrictions placed on him as he comes back to work; with his boss, Harris, being just as ...more
Nigel, the genealogist, and Grant, the detective, are both back and so is Grant's partner (and Nigel's love interest). When a woman is found dead in h ...more
Dan Waddell is now one of my new favorite authors. If you love murder mysteries, suspense, crime novels, etc. this is a great book to read.
I really enjoyed this book.
This one looked into Mormon fundamentalists and was quite an eye opener.
Looking forward to the next instalment of the series.