Nineteen Seventy-Four: The Red Riding Quartet, Book One (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)

Nineteen Seventy-Four: The Red Riding Quartet, Book One (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)

David Peace


the 1st installment of David Peace's electrifying purple driving Quartet vividly brings to existence a gritty, risky operating category urban suffering from a sequence of brutal murders. Nineteen Seventy-Four follows Eddie Dunford, the newly minted crime correspondent for the Yorkshire Post. His first tale is ready Clare Kemplay, a tender lady lately came across brutally murdered. whereas the police division and different crime journalists on the newspaper think it really is an remoted incident, Eddie reveals a development among Clare's disappearance and people of different ladies from many years past. regardless of his higher judgment, and opposed to the recommendation of others, he begins to dig deep. What he unearths is a nightmare of corruption, violence, blackmail, and obsession that eventually results in a surprising, explosive end.

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