By Ian Rankin
Whilst a former soldier and recluse murders 17-year-old scholars at a complicated Edinburgh boarding tuition, Rebus instantly suspects there's extra to the case than meets the attention. military investigators appear to snoop round the scene of the crime, and hyperlinks among the killer and an area staff of "Goths" (a morbid clique of black-clad youngsters who hearken to heavy steel song) start to floor. yet simply as Rebus reveals himself within the thick of the homicide inquiry, he's threatened with suspension from the police strength: a guy who have been menacing his companion and good friend, Detective Sergeant Siobhan Clarke, dies within the similar residence hearth that has left Rebus with terrible, painful burns. Rebus is straight away suspected of foul play. Now Rebus is confronted with harrowing missions: He needs to get to the basis of the boarding tuition killing while he attempts to transparent his personal identify.
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A Question of Blood (Inspector Rebus, Book 14) by Ian Rankin