by Damien Boyd
Book 4 in the DI Nick Dixon series (2015)
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer
In this book we learn more about Nick Dixon, we delve back to his schooldays when a new crime triggers thoughts back to one he was personally involved with. Isobel Swan, a sixth form student, has been brutally murdered. First, her ring finger is severed, then her throat is cut.
With the investigation going nowhere fast, Detective Inspector Nick Dixon is sent undercover as a trainee teacher into Isobel’s boarding school. When a student is murdered who bears a striking resemblance to his girlfriend who went missing some 17 years earlier, Dixon is convinced this latest crime is by the same killer.
But to find the killer, he must first confront his inner demons and lay to rest the ghosts lurking in his own past. If he can…
As Dixon digs deeper, the stakes have never been higher and murder has never felt so personal.
Swansong is the fourth novel in Damien Boyd’s highly addictive crime series. The focus of his stories is the crime and police work that goes into bringing the perp to justice.