By Craig Robertson
A homicide research frozen in time is commencing to soften. November 1993. Scotland is within the grip of an ice-cold wintry weather and the Lake of Menteith is frozen over. a tender guy and girl stroll around the ice to the old island of Inchmahome which lies in the midst of the lake. purely the fellow returns. within the spring, as employees arrange the abbey ruins for summer season viewers, they realize the physique of a lady, her cranium violently overwhelmed. contemporary. Retired detective Alan Narey remains to be haunted by way of the unsolved crime. eager to relieve her unwell father's sense of right and wrong, DS Rachel Narey dangers her task and popularity via returning to the Lake of Menteith and unofficially reopening the chilly case. With assistance from police photographer Tony wintry weather, Rachel prepares a perilous gambit to discover the killer's id - little understanding who that actually is. regardless of the freezing temperatures the ice chilly case starts off to thaw, and with it a tide of secrets and techniques lengthy frozen in time are without notice and shockingly unleashed.
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