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A Hint of Death (A Bob Skinner Short Story)

ebook / ISBN-13: 9781472220837

Price: £0.99

ON SALE: 17th November 2014

Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

An original digital short story featuring DS ‘Sauce’ Haddock and Edinburgh’s finest, Chief Constable Bob Skinner, from Scotland’s Crime Master.

When DS ‘Sauce’ Haddock visits his old teacher to investigate an alleged jewellery theft, it quickly becomes clear that another, far darker truth, lies beneath the surface.

With Chief Constable Bob Skinner’s help, Haddock will soon discover that outward appearances are never as they seem, and that no crime can go unpunished…

*Also features an extract from Quintin Jardine’s latest Bob Skinner mystery, HOUR OF DARKNESS*


Very engaging as well as ingenious, and the unraveling of the mystery is excellently done
Scotsman, Allan Massie
Well constructed, fast-paced, Jardine's narrative has many an ingenious twist and turn
Remarkably assured, raw-boned, a tour de force
New York Times