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A murdered oil rig worker. A copycat serial killer dubbed "Johnny Bible." And a reopened investigation that doesn't bode well for Detective John Rebus or his mentor, Inspector Lawson Geddes. Rebus's Scotland, along with his malt-soaked psyche, is riddled with trouble. Now he's got to tie up the loose ends if he wants to save his job--or live to see another dark Edinburgh day.

"Ian Rankin's Scottish police procedurals are so gritty you have to pick the shards out of your teeth when you finish one, and Black and Blue is as flinty as they come." -- The New York Times Book Review

"Reading Ian Rankin] is like watching somebody juggle a dozen bottles of single malt without spilling a drop." -- Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

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Grouped Work ID ac9119dd-094a-ebf8-0726-95ae9583215f
Full title black and blue
Author rankin ian
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-20 22:58:42PM
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display_description Bible John terrorized Glasgow in the '60s and '70s, murdering three women and never caught. Now a copycat nicknamed Bible Johnny is at work-a new menace with violent ambitions. The case should be Inspector John Rebusâ‚‚, but after a run-in with a crooked senior officer, he's been reassigned to an Edinburgh suburb. Suddenly in the middle of more than one investigation, Rebus must proceed with caution: One mistake could mean an unpleasant and slow death, or, worse still, losing his job.
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