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The Chalk Pit. SIGNED

£19.99

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Used very good, dj - not price clipped, light shelf wear to edges and spine, grey boards with a dint on foredge, bumping and reading creases. Signed by author on the title page.

Boiled human bones have been found in Norwich's web of underground tunnels and when Dr Ruth Galloway discovers they were recently buried, DCI Nelson has a murder inquiry on his hands. The boiling might have been just a medieval curiosity - now it suggests a much more sinister purpose. Meanwhile, DS Judy Johnson is investigating the disappearance of a local rough sleeper. The only trace of her is the rumour that she's gone 'underground'. This might be a figure of speech, but with the discovery of the bones and the rumours both Ruth and the police have heard that the network of old chalk-mining tunnels under Norwich is home to a vast community of rough sleepers, the clues point in only one direction. Local academic Martin Kellerman knows all about the tunnels and their history - but can his assertions of cannibalism and ritual killing possibly be true? As the weather gets hotter, tensions rise, a local woman goes missing and the police are under attack. Ruth and Nelson must unravel the dark secrets of The Underground and discover just what gruesome secrets lurk at its heart - before it claims another victim.

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Author(s):
Griffiths, E
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24x16cm
Edition:
first
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1784296597
ISBN-13:
9781784296599
Number of pages:
362
Publisher:
Quercus, 2017
Title:
The Chalk Pit

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Used very good, dj - not price clipped, light shelf wear to edges and spine, grey boards with a dint on foredge, bumping and reading creases. Signed by author on the title page.

Boiled human bones have been found in Norwich's web of underground tunnels and when Dr Ruth Galloway discovers they were recently buried, DCI Nelson has a murder inquiry on his hands. The boiling might have been just a medieval curiosity - now it suggests a much more sinister purpose. Meanwhile, DS Judy Johnson is investigating the disappearance of a local rough sleeper. The only trace of her is the rumour that she's gone 'underground'. This might be a figure of speech, but with the discovery of the bones and the rumours both Ruth and the police have heard that the network of old chalk-mining tunnels under Norwich is home to a vast community of rough sleepers, the clues point in only one direction. Local academic Martin Kellerman knows all about the tunnels and their history - but can his assertions of cannibalism and ritual killing possibly be true? As the weather gets hotter, tensions rise, a local woman goes missing and the police are under attack. Ruth and Nelson must unravel the dark secrets of The Underground and discover just what gruesome secrets lurk at its heart - before it claims another victim.

Author(s):
Griffiths, E
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24x16cm
Edition:
first
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1784296597
ISBN-13:
9781784296599
Number of pages:
362
Publisher:
Quercus, 2017
Title:
The Chalk Pit

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