The Killer Inside


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The Killer Inside

By Lindsay Ashford

"Patricia Cornwell has patented the persona of the doughty herione who bucks the system, but...Ashford is closer to her personal demons" Maxim Jakobowski, Guardian

Crime / Mystery / Thriller, Fiction, Novels



Forensic psychologist Megan Rhys is inside Balsall Gate jail – a Victorian monstrosity bursting at the seams – when prisoner Carl Kelly dies, a rictus grin distorting his features. But is this death what it seems – another drug overdose the authorities would like cleaned up as quickly and quietly as possible? His mate Dominic Wilde, the prison’s ‘Listener’, doesn’t reckon so. So what is it, murder? Suicide?


Pinning down the cause of Carl’s death puts Megan and Dominic under the spotlight, forces them closer than duty or professional pride warrants. And it puts them in the firing line. Carl reckoned he was being haunted by the ghost of the man he killed, but ghosts

from the past don’t come back from the grave to wreak vengeance do they…?


THE KILLER INSIDE is the fourth Megan Rhys novel from Lindsay Ashford:


‘A worthy new talent’ Guardian


‘Will appeal to those who enjoy the forensic procedurals of Kathy Reichs’ Library Journal


ISBN: 9781870206921
Language: English
Categories: Crime / Mystery / Thriller, Fiction, Novels
First Published by Honno: 21st February 2008

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