Detective Work


Detective Work


John Dale

From the bestselling author of Huckstepp comes a riveting new novel of intrigue and suspense

When Dimitri Telegonus is promoted to the Serious Unsolved Crime Unit to investigate the disappearance of a beautiful blonde escort, he thinks he’s finally made the big time. He’d always wanted to do detective work; thought it was his destiny.

But things quickly start to unravel. His assigned partner is an uninterested dinosaur and when progress in the investigation is slow, the bosses threaten to pull the plug.

Desperate to crack his first cold case, Dimitri tracks the prime suspect down – only to find there are forces at play a naïve young detective will never fully understand.

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Format: ePub

Pub date: Sep 2015

ISBN: 9781921134715

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Harper Entertainment Distribution Services

Format: Paperback

Pub date: Sep 2015

Imprint: XOUM

ISBN: 9781921134708

Page extent: 320 pp

Trim: 234 x 153 mm

RRP: AUD$29.99, NZD$32.99

Praise for the work of John Dale

‘Superb evocation of the underbelly of Sydney’ The Sydney Morning Herald

‘A significant, original work that challenges as much as it reveals’ The Australian

‘A mightily impressive debut … Dale’s novel is incandescent’ Time Out

‘Great energy, dynamic storytelling. Intense entertainment’ Kirkus Reviews