Modern Crimes Is Rich With Outstanding, Complex Characters It Is A Great Story Set On The Streets Of Leeds Which Is Also One Of The Main Characters, So Vividly Etched By The Writer, Who Clearly Loves The Place Nick Oldham, Author Of The Henry Christie Mysteries1924 Still Reeling From The Effects Of The Great War, Life In The City Of Leeds Is Hard Poverty Is Rife, Work Is Scarce And Crime Is Becoming Sophisticated Bravely Entering This Maelstrom Is One Of The City S First Policewomen To Walk The Beat, The Resourceful, Inquisitive And Practical WPC Lottie Armstrong Eager To Prove Herself And Determined To Succeed, Lottie Faces Apathy From Colleagues And The General Public Alike Until She Suddenly Finds Herself On The Trail Of A Missing Girl That Leads To The Underbelly Of The City And To Murder.As Lottie Uncovers A Plot Involving High Level Corruption, CID Reluctantly Find They Need Her Knowledge And People Skills, But As The Truth Is Slowly Laid Bare Lottie S Bravery Istested To Its Limit In A Breathtaking Climax.
I m a novelist and music journalist, the author of many books set between the 1730s and 1950s in Leeds, as well as others in medieval Chesterfield and 1980s Seattle.Above all, though, its Leeds I love, the people, the sense of the place changing with time Yes, I write mysteries, but ultmiateoly they re books about people and their relationships, and the crime becomes a moral framework for the sto
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- Modern Crimes (A WPC Lottie Armstrong Mystery, #1)
- Chris Nickson
- 13 June 2019 Chris Nickson