How the Dead Speak (Tony Hill And Carol Jordan Mysteries, Book 11)

October 30, 2020
How the Dead Speak (Tony Hill And Carol Jordan Mysteries, Book 11)

Unmarked graves are found on the grounds of an oldorphanage in this "riveting" British crime thriller by an EdgarAward finalist (Publishers Weekly, starredreview).With profiler Tony Hill behind bars and Carol Jordan no longerwith the police, he's finding unexpected outlets for his talents injail and she's joined forces with a group of lawyers and forensicsexperts looking into suspected miscarriages of justice. But they'redoing it without each other; being in the same room at visitinghour is too painful to contemplate.Meanwhile, construction is suddenly halted on the redevelopmentof an orphanage after dozens of skeletons are found buried at thesite. Forensic examination reveals they date from between twentyand forty years ago, when the nuns were running their repressiveregime. But then a different set of skeletons is discovered in afar corner—young men from as recent as ten years ago.When newly promoted DI Paula McIntyre discovers that one of themale skeletons is that of a killer who is supposedly alive andbehind bars—and the subject of one of Carol's miscarriageinvestigations—it brings Tony and Carol irresistibly into eachother's orbit once again in this masterfully plotted novel by "thequeen of psychological thrillers" (Irish Independent).