The Price of Butcher's Meat

The Price of Butcher's Meat

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Baker & Taylor
Convalescing at a seaside resort after being injured by a bomb, detective Andy Dalziel pursues growing suspicions about a secretive psychiatrist and a man Dalziel believed to be dead, concerns that lead him to team up once again with fellow investigator Peter Pascoe. By the author of The Stranger House. 30,000 first printing.

HARPERCOLL

“Reginald Hill is quite simply one of the best at work today.”

Boston Globe

 

There is no end to the praise mystery writer Reginald Hill has already earned for his British police procedurals featuringChief Inspector Peter Pascoe and Detective Superintendent “Fat Andy” Dalziel. Having recently bestedHarlan Coben, Val McDermid, Michael Connelly, and James Patterson for the Crime Writers Association’s Mystery and Thriller People’s Choice Dagger, the master returns withThe Price of Butcher’s Meat—as a recuperating Andy Dalziel (following his close brush with mortality inDeath Comes for the Fat Man) gets involved in the murderous politics of a not-so-peaceful seaside community.The Price of Butcher’s Meat is more “great stuff from one of the greats, and a true must for fans of British crime” (Denver Rocky Mountain News).



Blackwell North Amer

“Reginald Hill is quite simply one of the best at work today.”

Boston Globe

 

There is no end to the praise mystery writer Reginald Hill has already earned for his British police procedurals featuring Chief Inspector Peter Pascoe and Detective Superintendent “Fat Andy” Dalziel. Having recently bested Harlan Coben, Val McDermid, Michael Connelly, and James Patterson for the Crime Writers Association’s Mystery and Thriller People’s Choice Dagger, the master returns with The Price of Butcher’s Meat—as a recuperating Andy Dalziel (following his close brush with mortality in Death Comes for the Fat Man) gets involved in the murderous politics of a not-so-peaceful seaside community. The Price of Butcher’s Meat is more “great stuff from one of the greats, and a true must for fans of British crime” (Denver Rocky Mountain News).



Baker
& Taylor

Convalescing at a seaside resort after being injured by a bomb, detective Andy Dalziel pursues growing suspicions about a secretive psychiatrist and a man Dalziel believed to be dead, concerns that lead him to team up once again with fellow investigator Peter Pascoe.

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, 2008
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780061451935
0061451932
Branch Call Number: M HILL
Characteristics: 519 p. ; 24 cm

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Aug 10, 2014

Reginald Hill did it again with his penultimate Dalziel and Pascoe novel, The Price of Butcher's Meat aka A Cure for all Seasons. There's an inevitable raft of characters, hidden agendas and convoluted interactions not to mention several deaths along the way. I loved it

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