When The Devil Drives


Author: Chris Brookmyre

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 0748118586

Category: Fiction

Page: 384

View: 2455

Is the devil merely the name we give the worst in ourselves? When private investigator Jasmine Sharp is hired to find Tessa Garrion, a young woman who has vanished without trace, it becomes increasingly clear that there are those who want her to stay that way. What begins as a simple search awakens a malevolence that has lain dormant for three decades, putting Jasmine in the crosshairs of those who would stop at nothing to keep their secrets buried. Uncovering a hidden history of sex, drugs, ritualism and murder, Jasmine realises she may need a little help from dark places herself if she's going to get to the truth. But then needs must...

When the Devil Drives


Author: Christopher Brookmyre

Publisher: Grove Press

ISBN: 9780802120892

Category: Fiction

Page: 361

View: 3726

Actress turned private investigator Jasmine Sharp finds her simple missing persons case turning into a dangerous murder investigation when the disappearance of her client's younger sister is linked to the shooting death of a prominent figure in the Scottish arts community.

When the Devil Drives

A Tor.com Original Wild Cards Story


Author: Melinda Snodgrass

Publisher: Tor Books

ISBN: 0765398915

Category: Fiction

Page: 32

View: 1683

For over 25 years, the Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers the world over. Once an assassin and spy, superpowered ace Noel Matthews confronts unexpected enemies after discovering a dead body on the job. Now in development for TV: Rights to develop Wild Cards for TV have been acquired by Universal Cable Productions, the team that brought you The Magicians and Mr. Robot, with the co-editor of Wild Cards, Melinda Snodgrass as executive producer. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

When the Devil Drives


Author: Caro Peacock

Publisher: Severn House Publishers Ltd

ISBN: 1780101406

Category: Fiction

Page: 256

View: 3828

A Liberty Lane mystery - Autumn, 1839. As the London nights darken, rumours spread about the devil’s chariot, which preys on young women walking alone at night. Novice private investigator Liberty Lane has no time for such horror stories, so when a poetic young man begs her to find his missing fiancée, she accepts, suspecting there is a more prosaic explanation. Meanwhile, she is engaged to help prevent a royal scandal involving Prince Albert’s worldlier brother, Prince Ernest. Liberty begins work on both cases, but when young women begin showing up dead, the tales of the devil’s chariot don’t seem so ridiculous any more.

When The Devil Drives (Mills & Boon Modern)


Author: Sara Craven

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 1474055311

Category: Fiction

Page: 192

View: 957

Mills & Boon proudly presents THE SARA CRAVEN COLLECTION. Sara’s powerful and passionate romances have captivated and thrilled readers all over the world for five decades and made her an international bestseller.

When the Devil Drives


Author: James Lythgoe

Publisher: Vanguard Press

ISBN: 9781784653361


Page: 386

View: 7212

Love, infidelity, blackmail and deceit litters the emotions of three friends as they journey through the trials of life in different directions across the world. Former Royal Marine Eddie journeys to Southern Africa to join the Rhodesian Light Infantry in an effort to start life afresh, but his chance meeting with Jenny turns his life upside down. Striving to succeed as a professional footballer, Tony is jeopardising the dream in a complicated love triangle involving both the Chairman's wife and teenage daughter. His growing attraction to lady doctor Sue is a further distraction. Is this new temptation the answer to his dilemma? Whilst Joe, unhappily employed in his father-in-law's textile business, attempts to navigate his way through the treacherous waters of a complicated business deal, knowing his unfaithful wife has reverted back to her previous promiscuous ways. The raging fires of passion and personal ambition punctuate the story, which culminates in a reunion with a bitter twist.

When the Devil Drives


Author: P. J. Grimwood

Publisher: America Star Books

ISBN: 9781462629749


Page: 552

View: 2001

Peter DeWald and Peter Haslow had been good friends during their school days and had kept in touch during the following years. After DeWalds retirement from the SAS division of the British Army Haslow suggests a business venture to him. DeWald accepts his request and the undertaking commences.

Need Must When the Devil Drives


Author: Alison McKay

Publisher: Austin & MacAuley Publishers

ISBN: 9781849630443


Page: 341

View: 9112

Needs Must When the Devil Drives is the intense and moving story of three generations of working-class women living in Derbyshire in the last century. The frequently cold and brutal relationships with the men in their lives contrasts with the warm and protecting care of mothers, aunts, grandmothers and close female friendships in the claustrophobic