By Craig Robertson
A homicide research frozen in time is starting to soften. November 1993. Scotland is within the grip of an ice-cold wintry weather and the Lake of Menteith is frozen over. a tender guy and girl stroll around the ice to the historical island of Inchmahome which lies in the midst of the lake. in simple terms the fellow returns. within the spring, as employees organize the abbey ruins for summer time viewers, they detect the physique of a lady, her cranium violently overwhelmed. cutting-edge. Retired detective Alan Narey continues to be haunted by means of the unsolved crime. desirous to relieve her in poor health father's moral sense, DS Rachel Narey dangers her activity and recognition via returning to the Lake of Menteith and unofficially reopening the chilly case. With assistance from police photographer Tony wintry weather, Rachel prepares a perilous gambit to discover the killer's identification - little understanding who that actually is. regardless of the freezing temperatures the ice chilly case starts to thaw, and with it a tide of secrets and techniques lengthy frozen in time are unexpectedly and shockingly unleashed.
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