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  • Published: 5 March 2019
  • ISBN: 9781784709495
  • Imprint: Vintage
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 432
  • RRP: $19.99

Exile




In London, a body is found on the banks of the Thames. Maureen O'Donnell has 12 hours to catch a killer.

A BODY IS FOUND ON THE BANKS OF THE THAMES.MAUREEN O'DONNELL NOW HAS TWELVE HOURS TO CATCH A KILLER. The last time Maureen O'Donnell saw Ann Harris, she was staying in the Glasgow Women's Shelter, drunk and with two broken ribs. A month later, Ann's mutilated body is washed up on the banks of the Thames.

No one seems to care what happened to her, and Maureen is the only person who thinks Ann's husband is innocent. With her personal life in turmoil, she runs away to London and starts to piece together Ann's final days. But time is not on her side. Maureen needs twelve hours to put things right, and she doesn't care what it costs.'Confirms Mina's place in the premier division.Atmospheric [and] intense' Guardian

  • Published: 5 March 2019
  • ISBN: 9781784709495
  • Imprint: Vintage
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 432
  • RRP: $19.99

About the author

Denise Mina

Denise Mina is the author of the Garnethill trilogy, the Paddy Meehan series and the Alex Morrow series. She has won the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award twice and was inducted into the Crime Writers’ Association Hall of Fame in 2014. The Long Drop won the McIlvanney Prize for Scottish Crime Book of the Year 2017 as well as the Gordon Burn Prize and was named by The Times as one of the top ten crime novels of the decade. Conviction was the co-winner of the McIlvanney Prize for Scottish Crime Book of the Year 2019 and was selected for Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine Book Club. Denise has also written plays and graphic novels, and presented television and radio programmes. She lives and works in Glasgow.

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Praise for Exile

Denise Mina is one of the most exciting writers to have emerged in Britain for years

Ian Rankin

Confirms Mina's place in the premier division... Atmospheric [and] intense

Guardian

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