By Roger Ormerod
Fifteen months in the past Cliff Summers used to be brutally assaulted.
Recovered, even though nonetheless being affected by reminiscence loss, Cliff returns to his place of birth with out task, no domestic and no customers.
Also newly again is Tony Clayton, a neighborhood storage proprietor who’s simply been published from felony after serving time for the assault on Cliff.
Cliff’s plan to fail to remember the attack and rebuild his existence is scuppered whilst the 2 males meet.
Not merely is Clayton adamant that he’s been wrongly accused – his spouse has long gone lacking, and he wishes Cliff’s aid.
It quickly turns into visible that Cliff’s misplaced reminiscence is the foremost to this and a number of other mysteries.
And with assistance from lovely Nicola Waldon – who has changed him in his position as Social safety Inspector – Cliff starts off to enquire the occasions of that fateful day.
But Cliff’s reminiscence is patchy, and as he isn’t even definite of who he fairly is he can’t make sure of his point of involvement within the crimes that emerge.
Faced with murders, disappearances, drug-dealing and blackmail, Cliff and Nicola quickly locate themselves out in their depth…
And in a short time 'A loss of life to recollect' turns into very unlikely to escape.
'A loss of life to recollect' is a chilling secret tale that's ideal for fanatics of Nikki French and Peter Robinson.
Praise for Roger Ormerod:
‘The tale gallops besides an impossible to resist momentum...always fascinating...the form is close to excellent. The characterisation is excellent, the events dramatic and compelling, the fashion monetary and vigorous. What extra can a ebook provide, or a reader ask?’ - Reginald Hill
"Eclectic, underrated Ormerod will be relied upon to return up with the startling items" Sunday occasions
"I am happy to announce that the detective novel remains to be alive and good in Mr Ormerod's skillful palms " The Spectator,
"Fast-moving, with well-orchestrated jiggery-pokery; now not not like an early Dick Francis in tone and strategy” instances Literary complement
Roger Ormerod (1920-2005) used to be a prolific author of inventive and densely plotted crime novels - a few 35 in all - which have been released within the united kingdom and america. He lived in Wolverhampton and among different issues labored as a civil servant and as a Social protection inspector – backgrounds which he made complete use of in his fiction, as he did together with his spare time activities of portray and images.
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