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The Risk of Darkness (Simon Serrailler Crime Novels

by Susan Hill

  • 113 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Knopf Canada .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural,
  • Mystery & Detective - Series,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective

  • Edition Notes

    Hardcover

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7695277M
    ISBN 100676978649
    ISBN 109780676978643
    OCLC/WorldCa67860413

    With the complexity and character study that got raves for The Pure in Heart, and with the relentless pacing and plot twists of The Various Haunts of Men, The Risk of Darkness is truly the work of a writer at the top of her form.   Review of “The Risk of Darkness” by Susan Hill Posted on 05/19/ by rhapsodyinbooks This is the third book in the mystery series by U.K. author Susan Hill involving Detective Chief Inspector Simon Serrailler and set in fictional Lafferton, a Cathedral city in the South of England.

      The Risk of Darkness (Book): Hill, Susan: A kidnapper is at large; a schoolboy has disappeared. There are no leads, and no closure. The police have failed, and morale at Lafferton Station has collapsed. Then DCI Simon Serrailler receives a call: a child has been snatched in Yorkshire. Has the abductor struck again? The Risk of Darkness picks up where The Pure in Heart left off.   The Risk of Darkness A Simon Serrailler Mystery (Book): Hill, Susan: Simon Serailler takes on the case of an obsessive widower engaging in increasingly violent acts, a case that is further complicated by Serailler's troubled feelings for the Cathedral's newest recruit, .

      The Risk of Darkness (Simon Serrailler Series #3) by Susan Hill in CHM, DOC, TXT download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader! All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws. Susan Hill's Simon Serrailler series is one of the most original, wrenching, and unforgettable of all the police procedurals to come out of England. In The Risk of Darkness, the writing and dialogue are as sharp as ever, and the fast-paced narrative is absolutely mesmerizing. All of the characters are superbly delineated, from the main.


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The Risk of Darkness (Simon Serrailler Crime Novels by Susan Hill Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Risk of Darkness is definitely the most somber of the three I've read so far, and in its primary perpetrator gives one of the most chilling depictions of human evil that I have come across recently.

Yet Hill always leaves little glimmers of hope amidst the shadows, like votive candles flickering in a /5(). The Risk of Darkness is the 3rd in a series of atypical crime novels featuring the detective Simon Serrailler. I have very much enjoyed the series so far and I will be putting book no.

4 on my reserve list soon. However, I would offer some cautions to a fan of straightforward who-dunnits and police procedurals about Susan Hill's style.4/5. The Risk of Darkness is a book about life changes and how people respond to them. Although classified as a crime novel, it is much more than that.

The crime and the criminal are a focal point around which other plots move, but crime is a plot device.5/5(5). The Risk of Darkness: A Simon Serrailler Mystery (Simon Serrailler crime novels Book 3) - Kindle edition by Hill, Susan. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Risk of Darkness: A Simon Serrailler Mystery (Simon Serrailler crime novels Book 3)/5().

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Further suggestions might Author: Susan Hill. Buy The Risk of Darkness: Simon Serrailler Book 3 by Hill, Susan (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). Description of book "For A Risk Of Darkness" Meet Persephone, a bright, witty, nature photographer with a secret.

She is the Goddess of Spring. Unknowingly to her, she has captured the eye of Hades, god of the underworld. Moody and sharp around the edges, Hades was in no mood for love, he only came to earth to look for his dog. The Risk of Darkness picks up where The Pure in Heart left off.

It is set in a world in which a widowed husband's crazy grief turns to obsession and violence, and women - both old and young - feel threatened. Meanwhile handsome, reserved Simon Serrailler, who has broken so many hearts, gets a.

In Darkness, by Nick Lake, is an intertwined story about a 15 year old boy, Shorty, who gets trapped in a hospital after an earthquake in Haiti, and Toussaint l'Ouverture, who is leading one of the greatest slave revolutions in Haiti in the late s/5.

The Risk of Darkness is an almost flawless novel.” –Spectator “For the first time in years P.D. James has serious competition” –Literary Review. Praise for Susan Hill: “I loved this book. Masterly and satisfying. The result is stunning.” –Ruth Rendell/5(24). The Risk of Darkness by Susan Hill,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).

The Risk of Darkness: Susan Hill: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & /5(). Susan Hill, a full-time writer sincehas written over forty novels, numerous nonfiction books, novellas, short stories, and several books for addition to her writing, she edits short-story compilations, writes a monthly column for the Daily Telegraph, and runs a literary magazine, Books and has also formed a publishing company, Long Barn Books, inspired by her 3/5.

‹ See all details for The Risk of Darkness: Simon Serrailler Book 3 Unlimited One-Day Delivery and more Prime members enjoy fast & free shipping, unlimited streaming of movies and TV shows with Prime Video and many more exclusive benefits/5. A nightmarish case is at the center of Hill’s third book starring DCI Simon Serrailler (The Pure in Heart,etc.).Serrailler is in Yorkshire to collaborate with the CID team on their missing-child case when they catch a lucky break.

Get this from a library. The risk of darkness. [Susan Hill] -- Still following up with a previous child abduction ("The pure in heart"), DCI Simon Serrailler now must deal with the crazy grief of a widowed husband, a derangement which turns to obsession and. The Risk of Darkness Simon Serrailler Book 3.

Susan Hill. 29 Ratings; £; £; Publisher Description. Children are vanishing. The village of Lafferton is shattered.

There are no witnesses and no leads – just a kidnapper at large.4/5(25). The Risk of Darkness is book three in the series of mysteries that Susan Hill has written about her British DCI Simon Serrailler.

Book two, The Pure in Heart, ended with a serial kidnapper/murderer still at large. Eight months have passed, and police are no closer to finding the criminal/5(32).

The Risk of Darkness Simon Serrailler Series, Book 3 Her third crime novel, The Risk of Darkness, perhaps even more compulsive and convincing than its predecessors, explores the crazy grief of a widowed husband, a derangement that turns into obsession and threats.

The Risk of Darkness is truly the work of a writer at the top of her form. Praise for The Risk of Darkness A"An outstanding crime thriller from one of BritainA's best writers.

Taut, inventive, tragic, intriguing, and full of unexpected twists, itA's a must-have for all mystery collections.A"A- Format: Paperback. Get this from a library! The risk of darkness.

[Susan Hill] -- A kidnapper is at large, a schoolboy has disappeared - there are no leads, no closure. The police have failed, and morale at Lafferton station has collapsed. Then Detective Chief Inspector Simon.The Risk of Darkness is packed with action and adventure.

Like Various Haunts, it hinges on a terrific twist which comes as a complete surprise to the reader; and like The Pure in Heart, it deals in depth with complex daily problems. From the Hardcover edition.Click to read more about The Risk of Darkness by Susan Hill. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers.

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