Wesley's case load now spans several decades, and he soon discovers that the past can be a very dangerous place indeed. I enjoy the Wesley Peterson novels. It is not until when she comes out to be with her son, that she realizes he is missing. Starring this one lower than usual for Kate Ellis books because she pulled one of my least favorite stunts: thoroughly proving the innocence of a character, and then revealing 90% in that that character was not only guilty all along, but was a psychopath who murdered multiple people. This project was supported in part by the National Science Foundation. Neil has his work cut out to discover who the second skeleton belonged to and naturally his researches provide useful information for his friend Wesley Peterson in his investigations of current and not so current crimes.
I've been working my way through all of the Wesley Peterson series, and haven't been disappointed yet. He becomes intrigued with strange symbols in the cemetery, symbols that relate to a sect that was popular in the early 19th century, The Shining Ones, followers of a prophetess named Joan Shiner. Thirty years later, a man claiming to be Marcus faced his half-brother at the same house. But, it was wonderful to catch up with Peterson and his co-workers in The Shining Skull. The Shining Skull is another fascinating mystery in Kate Ellis' ongoing series showing there's little new in the world of crime, and people still have the same motives as they did centuries earlier. But, they don't have to be major events. During this process a coffin breaks to reveal two corpses, one of whom was murdered.
A bit tame for me. Some of the circumstances of Leash's kidnapping are similar to those of Marcus' At the same time, Ne I enjoy the Wesley Peterson novels. To buy this book at the lowest price,. She is married with two grown up sons and she lives in North Cheshire, England, with her husband and Vivaldi the cat. The eleventh book in Kate Ellis's wonderfully addictive Wesley Peterson series Little Marcus Fallbrook was kidnapped in 1976 and when he never returned home, his grieving family assumed the worst.
But then Marcus Fallbrook returns from the dead. The last story I read in this series was number 3, I believe, so I missed alot of the characters personal stories. The extra corpse may be linked to a strange religious sect dating back several hundred years. I just love the Amazon selections, they are truly amazing. She's on my list of authors who are not as well-known as they should be.
Of course if you're a Coben fan you don't even need a description - you know this book is going to be good. The plot of the story has some occultist overtones. The younger officers all have personal issues to deal with, but Wesley and Gerry do as well. The Merchant's House 1998 The Armada Boy 1999 An Unhallowed Grave 1999 The Funeral Boat 2000 The Bone Garden 2001 A Painted Doom 2002 The Skeleton Room 2003 The Plague Maiden 2004 A Cursed Inheritance 2005 The Marriage Hearse 2006 The Shining Skull 2007 The Blood Pit 2008 A Perfect Death 2009 The Flesh Tailor 2010 The Jackal Man 2011 The Cadaver Game 2012 The Shadow Collector 2013 The Shroud Maker 2014 The Death Season 2015 The House of Eyes 2016 The Mermaid's Scream 2017 The Mechanical Devil 2018 Dead Man's Lane 2019 Although Kate Ellis was born and brought up in Liverpool, her passion for creative arts was kindled when she moved to Manchester. This one is full of twists and I didn't see the end coming -- as a reader it's wonderful to be going through the same 'aha' moment as the detective.
This is the best of all possible worlds for my reading taste. And another abductor is at work in the area - a man who tricks blonde women into a bogus taxi and cuts off their hair. They have done a right mess up on a kidnapping of a young singer, the kidnapper has run rings around them and gotten away with the money. Another abductor is also at work in the area, a man who tricks blonde women into a bogus taxi and cuts off their hair. Is he truly the long-lost Marcus or a fraud? Then he loses his fellow cop and partner Kevin, in a shooting.
In the novel a two year old boy mysteriously disappears while playing outside their cottage. Product Description Little Marcus Fallbrook was kidnapped in 1976 and when he never returned home, his grieving family assumed the worst. Wesley works well with his boss, Gerry. I liked the way that that the mysteries from the past and present were linked together and how you were kept guessing right to the end of the book. Little Marcus Fallbrook was kidnapped in 1976 and when he never returned home, his grieving family assumed the worst. The skeleton is of a young teenage boy and dates back approximately 100 years Good story, interesting and well-formed charracters One of the best in the Wesley Peterson series.
As everyone becomes a suspect, Ryan and his team get drawn further and further into the case, but for Ryan the nightmare gets closer to home than he could ever have imagined. But with the tiny island population suddenly doubling, the local police force is stretched to breaking point. I am deeply impressed as to how well Ellis manages to come up with such intricate plots and was glued to my settee in order to finish this. A perfect family has lost their daughter to drugs and an abusive boyfriend. He then displays the corpses in a rustic graveyard.