Very Important Corpses
by Simon R. Green

Ishmael Jones travels to the Scottish Highlands on a mysterious dual mission in this intriguing, genre-blending mystery.

The Organisation has despatched Ishmael and his partner Penny to Coronach House on the shores of Loch Ness where the secretive but highly influential Baphamet Group are holding their annual meeting. The Organisation believes an imposter has infiltrated the Group and they have instructed Ishmael to root him – or her – out. It’s not Ishmael’s only mission. The first agent sent by the Organisation has been found dead in her room, murdered in a horribly gruesome manner. Ishmael must also discover who killed his fellow agent, Jennifer Rifkin – and why.

Dismissive of rumours that the legendary ‘Coronach Creature’ is behind Jennifer’s death, Ishmael sets out to expose the human killer in their midst. But he must act fast – before any more Very Important People are killed.


Give this one a few more installments to develop and it could well become Green's masterwork


Simon R. Green

Simon R. Green was born in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England, where he still lives. He is the author of more than seventy science fiction and fantasy novels, including the Nightside, Secret Histories and Ghost Finders series.Simon has sold more than 4 million copies of his books worldwide.

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Very Important Corpses by Simon R. Green is available in the following formats

Hardback *97807278867121st March 2017146 X 225mm208$28.99
Ebook *97817801084211st March 2017N/A208$6.99
Paperback *978184751774630th April 2018150 X 225mm208£13.99
Paperback97818475177461st July 2018150 X 225mm208$17.95
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