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The Suffocating Sea
The Suffocating Sea
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   An Inspector Horton Marine Mystery Crime Novel. DI Horton is called to investigate a suspicious fire on board a boat, but as soon as Sergeant Cantelli turns into Horsea Marina, Horton experiences a premonition so strong that it's almost audible.  As he views the charred remains of the dead man he knows instinctively that this investigation will be like no other, and he's right.  Before he knows it he's forced to confront the past, not just his own, but the mystery surrounding his mother's disappearance over thirty years ago. As the pieces of a long ago puzzle begin to unravel it soon becomes clear to Horton that this is one case someone is determined he should never solve and soon he finds himself facing a dangerous adversary who will stop at nothing to prevent the truth from coming out.
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 An Inspector Horton Marine Mystery Crime Novel.

DI Horton is called to investigate a suspicious fire on board a boat, but as soon as Sergeant Cantelli turns into Horsea Marina, Horton experiences a premonition so strong that it's almost audible.  As he views the charred remains of the dead man he knows instinctively that this investigation will be like no other, and he's right.  Before he knows it he's forced to confront the past, not just his own, but the mystery surrounding his mother's disappearance over thirty years ago. As the pieces of a long ago puzzle begin to unravel it soon becomes clear to Horton that this is one case someone is determined he should never solve and soon he finds himself facing a dangerous adversary who will stop at nothing to prevent the truth from coming out.

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About Pauline

Pauline Rowson author of the DI Andy Horton crime series has been hailed as "redefining the genre of police drama” by setting it against the atmospheric backdrop of the ever changing sea. Her cops are tough yet fallible. The DI Andy Horton series of crime novels has...

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Published Reviews

Sep.01.2008

Detective Inspector Andy Horton is back in another hard-hitting police case. When a charred body is found on a boat in the local marina after a three-alarm fire, Andy’s instincts tell him the fire was no...

Sep.11.2008

I was hooked from the first page. Pauline Rowson's thrillers are a contemporary take on the calssic page-turner. She weaves terrific plots around memorable characters, including In For The Kill's reluctant...

Author's Publishing Notes

‘Rowson adds an appealing hero to the British procedural ranks.’ Kirkus.