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Beautiful death / Fiona McIntosh.

By: McIntosh, Fiona, 1960-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: McIntosh, Fiona, Jack Hawksworth: 2.Publisher: [Melbourne, Victoria] : Michael Joseph, 2019Copyright date: ©2009Description: 436 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780143794875; 0143794876; 9780143794882; 0143794884.Subject(s): Police -- England -- London -- Fiction | Serial murder investigation -- Fiction | Serial murderers -- Fiction | London (England) -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction. DDC classification: A823.4 Summary: DCI Jack Hawksworth is back, working on a high-profile case breaking in London. A calculating serial killer is on the loose, committing the most gruesome of murders as he 'trophies' the faces of his victims. With each new atrocity, the public and police force are getting more desperate for results. Hawk pulls together a strong and experienced taskforce, who soon find themselves caught up in a murky world of illegal immigrants and human organ trading. As he struggles to find any sort of link between the victims, Jack identifies something unique about the most recent corpse, and things suddenly get very personal.
List(s) this item appears in: Australian Authors
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Fiction Collection
Fiction Collection MCIN Checked out 08/11/2021 T00818388
Fiction Gonville Library
Fiction Collection
Fiction Collection MCIN Available T00818026
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

A gruesome case just got personal. <br> <br> DCI Jack Hawksworth is back, working on a high-profile case breaking in London. A calculating serial killer is on the loose, committing the most gruesome of murders as he 'trophies' the faces of his victims. With each new atrocity, the public and police force are getting more desperate for results.<br> <br> Hawk pulls together a strong and experienced taskforce, who soon find themselves caught up in a murky world of illegal immigrants and human organ trading. As he struggles to find any sort of link between the victims, Jack identifies something unique about the most recent corpse, and things suddenly get very personal.<br> <br> From the seedy underbelly of London's back streets and New Scotland Yard to the dangerous frontiers of modern medicine, this is a gripping crime thriller from a powerhouse Australian author.

Originally published: 2009.

DCI Jack Hawksworth is back, working on a high-profile case breaking in London. A calculating serial killer is on the loose, committing the most gruesome of murders as he 'trophies' the faces of his victims. With each new atrocity, the public and police force are getting more desperate for results. Hawk pulls together a strong and experienced taskforce, who soon find themselves caught up in a murky world of illegal immigrants and human organ trading. As he struggles to find any sort of link between the victims, Jack identifies something unique about the most recent corpse, and things suddenly get very personal.