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The night he left
The night he left
Lawrence, Sue, 1955-2016
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At 7pm on 28th December 1879 a violent storm batters the newly-built iron rail bridge across the River Tay, close to the city of Dundee. Ann Craig, a wealthy woman, is waiting for her husband, a mill owner, to return home. From her window she sees the bridge collapse, the train he is travelling on ploughing into the sea, killing all those on board. As Ann investigates the events leading up to the crash, doubt is cast on whether Robert was on the train after all. If not, where is he, and who is the mysterious woman who is first to be washed ashore? In the present day, Fiona Craig's new partner Pete, an Australia restauranteur, clears the couple's bank account before abandoning his car at Dundee Airport and disappearing. When the Police discover his car is stolen, Fiona conducts her own investigation into Pete's background, slowly uncovering dark secrets and strange parallels with the events of 1879.
Main title:
The night he left / Sue Lawrence.
Imprint:
Glasgow : Freight Books, 2016.
Collation:
344 pages ; 20 cm.
Variant title:
Other title: The last train.
Notes:
"Two women, two missing men. Who is guilty?" -- cover
ISBN:
9781910449950
Dewey class:
823.92
Language:
English
Added title:
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Beaumaris LibraryFiction CrimeLAWRAvailable
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