The Order of ThingsBook - 2015
Detective Sergeant Jimmy Suttle is called to a brutal murder in the picturesque Devon village of Lympstone. Harriet Reilly, a local doctor, has been found disembowelled in the bedroom of her partner, climate scientist Alois Bentner. Suttle's estranged wife, Lizzie, has abandoned Portsmouth, moved to Exeter and returned to journalism, hearing rumours of a local doctor offering mercy killings to patients meeting certain criteria. The name of the doctor is Harriet Reilly. So begins two investigations of the same crime. Operation Buzzard, with Detective Sergeant Suttle at its heart, and Lizzie, piecing together her own version of the events that led to Harriet Reilly's death.
Publisher: London : Orion Books, 2015
Characteristics: 326 p. ; 25 cm