Knots and Crosses

Knots and Crosses

Rankin, Ian

Book 1.0 of Inspector Rebus

Language: English

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Published: Aug 15, 1987

Words: 61995
Pages: 274

Description:

Detective John Rebus: His city is being terrorized by a baffling series of murdersand he's tied to a maniac by an invisible knot of blood. Once John Rebus served in Britain's elite SAS. Now he's an Edinburgh cop who hides from his memories, misses promotions and ignores a series of crank letters. But as the ghoulish killings mount and the tabloid headlines scream, Rebus cannot stop the feverish shrieks from within his own mind. Because he isn't just one cop trying to catch a killer, he's the man who's got all the pieces to the puzzle Knots and Crosses introduces a gifted mystery novelist, a fascinating locale and the most compellingly complex detective hero at work today.