It was 2.47am when Chief Inspector Alan Banks arrived at the barn and saw the body of Keith Rothwell for the first time. Only hours earlier two masked men had walked the mild-mannered accountant out of his farmhouse and clinically blasted him with a shotgun. Clearly this is a professional hit -- but Keith was hardly the sort of person to make deadly enemies. Or was he? For the police investigation soon raises more questions than answers. And who, exactly, is Robert Calvert? The more Banks scratches the surface, the more he wonders what lies beneath the veneer of the apparently happy Rothwell family. And when his old sparring partner Detective Superintendent Richard Burgess arrives from Scotland Yard, the case takes yet another unexpected twist...'The novels of Peter Robinson are chilling, evocative, deeply nuanced works of art.' Dennis Lehane 'Peter Robinson's cast of characters is vividly drawn. Well written...highly entertaining.' Scotland on Sunday
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When Detective Chief Inspector Banks is asked to investigate the brutal and premeditated murder of a wealthy accountant, he discovers that the quiet family man lived a double life of deception, sex, and violence that had made him many enemies.Product Description:
One May evening, two masked men tie up Aliso n Rothwell and her mother, take Keith Rothwell to the garage of his isolated farmhouse, and blow his head off with a sho tgun. Alan Banks has to sift through Rothwell''s past to find out why. '
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Book Description Constable. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 0094744408 British first edition, first printing. Jacket is in Very Good + condition. Minor wear to spine ends and edges of jacket. Jacket is NOT price clipped. Covers are clean and bright. Edges are sharp. No tears or creases. The book itself is in Very Good + condition. Book is missing Title/copyright page. One page has a corner crease. The binding is straight and tight. Pages are browning. NO remainder mark. All of our books are marked down 40% until April 1, 2017. Start loading up now!. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1009683
Book Description Constable, London, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. First edition first printing of the seventh novel in the Inspector Banks series. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Published in Canada and the US under the title Final Account. In fine / fine unread condition. Language: eng. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 11493