By Peter Robinson
The nude picture of a teenage runaway indicates up on a pornographic site, and the girl's father turns to Detective leader Inspector Alan banks for support. yet those are average situations, for the runaway is the daughter of a guy who is made up our minds to ruin the devoted Yorkshire policeman's occupation and stable identify. nonetheless it's a case that moves painfully domestic, person who Banks—a father himself—dares no longer forget about as he follows it really is squalid path into teeming London, and right into a international of gear, intercourse, and crime. yet homicide follows quickly after—gruesome ,sensational, and, greater than once—pulling Banks in a path that he dearly doesn't desire to move: into the earlier and personal global of his strongest enemy, leader Constable Jimmy Riddle.