Perfect Prey

Perfect Prey

Book - 2017
Average Rating:
Rate this:
'Without doubt, this is one of the best detective series I have read.' Woman's Way Magazine

Your new addiction starts here: get hooked on the #1 bestselling series. Perfect for fans of Karin Slaughter and M.J. Arlidge.

Welcome to Edinburgh. Murder capital of Europe.

In the middle of a rock festival, a charity worker is sliced across the stomach. He dies minutes later. In a crowd of thousands, no one saw his attacker.

The following week, the body of a primary school teacher is found in a dumpster in an Edinburgh alley, strangled with her own woollen scarf.

D.I. Ava Turner and D.I. Luc Callanach have no leads and no motive - until around the city, graffitied on buildings, words appear describing each victim.

It's only when they realise the words are being written before rather than after the murders, that they understand the killer is announcing his next victim...and the more innocent the better.

Publisher: London : Avon, 2017.
ISBN: 9780008220044
Branch Call Number: FIE
Characteristics: ix, 453 pages


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment
Mar 27, 2018

This murder mystery gets quite intense; a page turner as it draws to a close. Readers get to know the 2 DIs very well as the story progresses. While the author begins with a murder scene at a rock concert and another suspicious death in an apartment the following day , she then stalls telling the story as she waits for clues to come in from forensic work and door-to-door-interviews, etc. She has time pass by filling the reader in on her main characters's working relationships, personality, and background. Once character development is well underway, she quickly starts to give her team of detectives clues to follow in order to catch the murderers. This novel, although volume 2 in a series starring her 2 detective inspectors, can be read as a stand alone. It is set in Edinburgh and written by an author who studied law. Plot revolves around the use of the darknet by shady characters.

Nov 20, 2017

Great read. Kept me up all night!

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number



Find it at EPL

To Top