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  • Published: 2 October 2014
  • ISBN: 9781448137558
  • Imprint: Vintage Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 400

The Soul of Discretion

Simon Serrailler Book 8




DC Simon Serrailler is faced with his worst crimes yet, and Lafferton is left reeling



The eighth in the Simon Serrailler crime series

Simon Serrailler faces his most dangerous challenge yet in the edge-of-your-seat thriller from Susan Hill, the bestselling author of The Woman in Black.

Going undercover, he must leave town immediately, change his identity and sever all contact with friends and family.

And, more importantly, he must inhabit the mind of the worst kind of criminal.

But can he do so without losing everything?

‘Crime writing with a dark, fierce edge’ Daily Mail

‘Keeps the reader gripped until the last page’ Sunday Express
Discover the bestselling crime series that over ONE MILLION readers have devoured.

  • Pub date: 2 October 2014
  • ISBN: 9781448137558
  • Imprint: Vintage Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 400

About the Author

Susan Hill

Susan Hill has been a professional writer for over fifty years. Her books have won awards and prizes including the Whitbread, the John Llewellyn Rhys and the Somerset Maugham, and have been shortlisted for the Booker. She was awarded a CBE in the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Honours. Her novels include Strange Meeting, I’m the King of the Castle, In the Springtime of the Year and A Kind Man. She has also published autobiographical works and collections of short stories as well as the Simon Serrailler series of crime novels. The play of her ghost story The Woman in Black has been running in London’s West End since 1988. She has two adult daughters and lives in North Norfolk.

www.susanhill.org.uk

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Praise for The Soul of Discretion

“This is modern crime writing with a dark, fierce edge – and all the better for it”

Geoffrey Wansell, Daily Mail

“Keeps the reader gripped until the last page”

Sunday Express

“Not all great novelists can write crime fiction but when Susan Hill does the result is stunning”

Ruth Rendell

“Exhilarating… These books succeed in harnessing all the genre’s addictive power while maintaining a complexity and fascination entirely their own”

Independent

“All the ingredients for the perfect English crime novel are here”

Daily Mail

“She captures sinister atmosphere brilliantly...her characters are drawn with loving detail”

Spectator

“Eagerly awaited by all aficionados of crime fiction”

P.D. James

“Susan Hill writes as an honest and disturbing witness to our times”

Scotsman

“The real joy of the Serrailler series is Serrailler himself…rich in incident and intrigue”

Daily Express

“Nothing’s quite as it seems, except Hill's brilliantly compelling prose”

Daily Mirror

“Highly unsettling”

Daily Telegraph

“All the ingredients for the perfect English crime novel are here”

Daily Mail

“A tantalising mystery”

Sunday Telegraph

“Captures sinister atmosphere brilliantly”

Spectator


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