The story behind Fatal Catch, the latest DI Andy Horton Mystery, no.12 in the series - fishermen haul a gruesome catch - a severed human hand
Fatal Catch, the latest in the DI Andy Horton series(number 12), two fishermen haul a gruesome catch – a human severed hand. Who does it belong to and where is the rest of the body? Is the hand that of missing criminal Alfie Wright? DI Horton is determined to get to the bottom of the case, but the deeper he digs, the more lies and secrets he uncovers. Soon Horton finds himself immersed in a complex case where everyone has a reason to lie and no one is who they seem. Assailed by doubts both in his personal and professional life, Horton desperately tries to keep his emotional feelings under control and his focus on his work. His instincts tell him to trust no one and believe nothing; he’s not sure though whether this time he’ll succeed.
Andy Horton's investigations take him to Fareham Quay in the upper reaches of Portsmouth Harbour and to the tranquil reaches of Chichester Harbour to Thorney Island.
Fareham Quay featured in DI Andy Horton mystery crime novel, Fatal Catch
Thorney Island, Chichester Harbour, featured in DI Andy Horton crime novel, Fatal Catch
Pauline Rowson is the author of the DI Andy Horton series of marine mystery police procedural crime novels and of the new marine crime series featuring former marine commando, Art Marvik as well as standalone thrillers, In Cold Daylight and In For The Kill.
The first in the Art Marvik series Silent Running is published by Severn House and is available in hardcover and as ebook. It will be published in paperback in Spring 2016.
The latest in the DI Andy Horton series, Fatal Catch, is published by Severn House in hardcover. It will be published as an ebook on 20 December 2015.
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