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Death Wore White

A Detective Shaw Mystery (Volume 1)

Jim Kelly

Minotaur Books

Rookie detective Peter Shaw, along with his chain-smoking, hard-as-nails, veteran partner, is confronted with a baffling crime that stretches his wits and nerves to the breaking point, in Jim Kelly’s quirky and intelligent mystery novel Death Wore White.

The Washington Post say Jim Kelly has a “biting knack for capturing the essence of people."

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  Death Wore White
1Monday, 9 FebruaryThe Alfa Romeo ran a lipstick-red smear across a sepia landscape. Snow flecked the sands at the edge of the crimped waters of the Wash. To the landward side lay the saltmarsh, a weave of winter white around stretches of cold black water. And out at sea a convoy of six small boats were caught in a stunning smudge of purple and gold where the sun was setting.The sports car nudged the speed limit as Sarah Baker-Sibley watched the first flake of snow fall on the windscreen. She swept it aside with a single swish of the wipers and punched the lighter into
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  • JIM KELLY, winner of the Crime Writers’ Association Dagger in the Library Award, lives in Cambridgeshire, England.
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    Death Wore White

    A Detective Shaw Mystery

    Jim Kelly

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