By Paul Johnston
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Ex-cop Quint Dalrymple discovers there's something very rotten within the self sustaining city-state of Edinburgh during this near-future dystopian thriller.
Edinburgh, spring 2034. The weather’s balmy, there’s a referendum on even if to hitch a reconstituted Scotland arising – and a vacationer is located strangled. As ordinary, maverick detective Quint Dalrymple is termed in to do the Council of urban Guardians’ soiled work.
For the 1st time in his occupation, Quint is stumped by way of the complexity of the case. An explosion on the urban Zoo is by way of the invention of one other physique – and the top suspect is nowhere to be stumbled on. Can Quint and his sidekick, protect commander Davie, placed a cease to the killings prior to the town erupts into open violence? Are the leaders of alternative Scottish states making plans to take over Edinburgh, or is the resource of unrest a lot in the direction of domestic? Quint needs to race to tug the threads jointly sooner than he turns into one of many a variety of skeletons on demonstrate …
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Skeleton Blues: A dystopian thriller set in Edinburgh (A Quint Dalrymple Mystery) by Paul Johnston