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Books and profile for Denise Mina

Blood Salt Water by Denise Mina

‘Blood Salt Water’ is the 5th book in Denise Mina’s Alex Morrow series. It involves a complex crime and focuses less on Alex’s personal like than some of the other books in the series. The Met have had a group … Continue reading

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Denise Mina Profile and Books

Denise Mina was born in 1966 in Glasgow but spent the first 18 years of her life travelling around Europe. Her father was an Engineer and followed the European oil boom. She left school at the age of 16 and … Continue reading

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The Red Road by Denise Mina

‘The Red Road’ by Denise Mina is the 4th book featuring Police Detective Alex Morrow. This book jumps between 1997 when two murders occurred and the present where the consequences are still being felt. On the night in 1997 when … Continue reading

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Gods and Beasts by Denise Mina

‘Gods and Beasts’ is Denise Mina’s third novel featuring DS Alex Morrow and follows on from ‘Still Midnight’ and ‘The End of the Wasp Season’. And, in this novel Alex has recently returned to work after the birth of her … Continue reading

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Still Midnight by Denise Mina

Set in tough and dreary Glasgow, ‘Still Midnight’ is Denise Mina’s first novel featuring DS Alex Morrow. There are now two more in the series: – ‘The End of The Wasp Season’, and ‘Gods and the Beasts’. Alex and her … Continue reading

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The End of the Wasp Season by Denise Mina

‘The End of the Wasp Season’ tells the story of a brutal crime and the solving of this crime by police. Mmm, not really. The reader knows who the murderer is almost from the opening scene. And, the police don’t … Continue reading

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