Loose Tongues
by Chris Simms

A series of chilling murders has left Manchester in a state of terror. Women are being found dead in their homes, their bodies arranged in the same macabre pose. Each has been strangled, her mobile phone forced down her throat.
How is the killer getting in to each victim’s house? What have they done to become a target? Why have none put up a fight?
Fresh-faced and full of enthusiasm, newly-qualified Detective Constable Sean Blake has just landed a position on the investigating team. Desperate to prove himself, Sean realizes that, if he is to catch the killer, he’s going to have to think outside the box. But is he prepared for the vengeful wrath of a truly twisted mind…?


A hero of a police procedural who does the unglamorous grunt work is a refreshing change, though Sean does get to indulge in some dynamic action in the exciting finale. Readers will look forward to seeing how his career progresses.

Publishers Weekly

Chris Simms

Chris Simms’ novels include the DI John Spicer and the DC Iona Khan series. His books have received nominations for Crime Writers’ Association Daggers and the Theakston’s Crime Novel of the Year award.@SimmsComment chrissimms.info

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Loose Tongues by Chris Simms is available in the following formats

Hardback97807278881051st October 2018145 X 223mm240$28.99
Hardback978072788810529th June 2018145 X 223mm240£20.99
Ebook97817801099161st October 2018N/A240$25.99
Ebook97817801099161st October 2018N/A240£18.99
Paperback97818475193681st August 2019140 X 216mm240$17.95
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