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Fallen gods / Quintin Jardine.

By: Jardine, Quintin [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Jardine, Quintin. Bob Skinner mystery: 13.; Bob Skinner: Vol.13.Publisher: London : Headline, 2011Edition: Paperback edition.Description: 422 pages ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780755358700 (paperback).Subject(s): Skinner, Bob (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Police Scotland -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction.DDC classification: 823/.914 Summary: "When a body is found after a flood, the secrets of a tempestuous life surface with it. Deputy Chief Constable Bob Skinner has kept the existence of his hated brother Michael hidden for years. As he relives their past conflict, other demons threaten his future. For not only are his professional enemies circling, but Sarah, his wife, seems set on a course for calamity. Can Skinner surmount the greatest challenges of his life... and if he does, will he ever be the same?"--Back cover.
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Can Skinner surmount the greatest challenge of his life... and if he does, will he ever be the same? A thrilling novel in the hugely popular Scottish crime series.

When a body is found after a flood, the secrets of a tempestuous life surface with it. Deputy Chief Constable Bob Skinner has kept the existence of his hated brother Michael hidden for years. As he relives their past conflict, other demons threaten his future. For not only are his professional enemies circling, but Sarah, his wife, seems set on a course for calamity. Meanwhile, in an Edinburgh art gallery, his team confront a shocking and very public case of arson. Was it a political protest, or something much deeper?

"When a body is found after a flood, the secrets of a tempestuous life surface with it. Deputy Chief Constable Bob Skinner has kept the existence of his hated brother Michael hidden for years. As he relives their past conflict, other demons threaten his future. For not only are his professional enemies circling, but Sarah, his wife, seems set on a course for calamity. Can Skinner surmount the greatest challenges of his life... and if he does, will he ever be the same?"--Back cover.

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