What parents will do for their children...When Alex Schaeffer is shot in front of his daughter in a London park, suspicion falls upon his estranged wife. The woman has a seemingly watertight alibi but Carlyle - trying to make the best of a difficult relationship with his new sergeant - refuses to stop digging.Focussing on the Schaeffer case the inspector is not too interested when Daniel Sands is hauled into Charing Cross police station, accused of a kidnapping. Then he discovers Sands' backstory and finds himself propelled forward in a quest for justice for two fathers and their destroyed families.And then there is the case of the severed head placed on a railing by the Thames...Praise for James Craig:'A cracking read.' BBC Radio 4'Fast paced and very easy to quickly get lost in.' Lovereading.com
James Craig was born in Scotland but moved down South early on in his life. Like his protagonist he lives in central London with his wife and daughter. He supports Liverpool FC.