'Shades of The Wicker Man, with a touch of Agatha Christie. Superb' Daily Mail
On holiday in the Scottish Highlands, forensic scientist Dr Rhona MacLeod joins a mountain rescue team on Cairngorm summit, where a mysterious plane has crash-landed. Nearby, a climbing expedition has left three young people dead, with a fourth still missing.
Meanwhile in Glasgow, DS McNab's raid on the Delta Club produces far more than just a massive haul of cocaine. Questioning one of the underage girls found partying with the city's elite, he discovers she was smuggled into Scotland via Norway, and that the crashed plane may be linked to the club.
Joined by Norwegian detective Alvis Olsen, who harbours disturbing theories about how the two cases are connected with his homeland, Rhona searches for the missing link. What she uncovers is a group of ruthless people willing to do anything to ensure the investigation dies in the frozen wasteland of the Cairngorms . . .
'The bleak landscape is beautifully described, giving this popular series a new lease of life' The Sunday Times