OVERRIDE

Thread of Evidence

Neil Paget Police Procedures (Volume 4)

Frank Smith

Minotaur Books

In Frank Smith's police procedural Thread of Evidence, Shropshire Detective Chief Inspector Neil Paget leads an investigation into the brutal murder of a leading real estate developer. Discovered stabbed to death in his regular suite at the upscale Tudor Hotel, Jim Bolen has many enemies, both personal and professional. Paget and his motley crew of police officers must trace the movements of this multitude of players who benefited from Bolen's death, including a mysterious young woman seen that night running barefoot from the hotel. What they find will show a family in turmoil as well as a controversial business deal in the making, two arenas where it seems everyone wants to make a killing...

BOOK EXCERPTS

Read an Excerpt

  CHAPTER 1SATURDAY, 23 SEPTEMBER



“I want that man out of here. Understand? He’s been here the best part of two hours, and I have people waiting. I want him out now!”“But I can’t simply tell him to leave,” the waiter objected. “You know what Mr. Bolen’s like. Besides, he just ordered another drink.”Leonardo, maître d’ and absolute ruler of the Elizabethan Room, bristled. “I said, get rid of him!” he hissed fiercely. “I don’t care how you do it, but do it.”The waiter sighed as he made
READ THE FULL EXCERPT
BACK

REVIEWS

Reviews from Goodreads

BACK

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Frank Smith

  • Frank Smith's first DCI Paget novel was shortlisted for Canada's Arthur Ellis Award for Best Novel. He lives in British Columbia, Canada.
BACK

COMMUNITY

Criminalelement.com

    MORE BLOG POSTS
    BACK

    BUY THE BOOK

    Available Formats and Book Details

    Thread of Evidence

    Neil Paget Police Procedures

    Frank Smith

    • e-Book

    BACK

    FROM THE PUBLISHER

    Minotaur Books

    BACK