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Also by Peter May:

Coffin Road, November 2017
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Entry Island, June 2016
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Entry Island, September 2015
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The Chessmen, February 2015
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The Blackhouse, December 2013
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Blowback, March 2011
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Snakehead, February 2011
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Freeze Frame, March 2010
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Blacklight Blue, March 2010
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The Runner, February 2010
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The Killing Room, February 2010
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Virtually Dead, January 2010
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The Firemaker, October 2009
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Chinese Whispers, October 2009
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Extraordinary People, September 2009
e-Book
Fourth Sacrifice, February 2009
Trade Size
The Critic, November 2007
Hardcover
The Firemaker, September 2005
Hardcover
The Noble Path, July 1993
Paperback

Coffin Road
Peter May

QuercusUK
November 2017
On Sale: November 7, 2017
400 pages
ISBN: 1681443880
EAN: 9781681443881
Paperback (reprint)
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Mystery | Thriller | Suspense

In his latest mystery set in Scotland and the Outer Hebrides, award-winning author Peter May spins a tale about three disparate cases that may or may not be linked...

On the remote Isle of Harris in Scotland's Outer Hebrides, a man washes up on a deserted beach, hypothermic and completely disoriented. He has no idea who he is or how he got there. The only clue to his condition is a map of the island showing a desolate, ancient path called the Coffin Road. With a sense of dread and no clear idea what lies at the other end, he knows he must follow the trail if he has any hope of discovering his identity.

Meanwhile, homicide detective George Gunn makes the rough ocean crossing to a remote, sea-battered lighthouse on a rock in the northern Atlantic, twenty miles west of the Outer Hebrides, to investigate a brutal murder. Despite its isolation, the tiny island has seen its share of tragedy: more than a century earlier, three lighthouse keepers disappeared, never to be seen or heard from again. And now there is a new tragedy, and Gunn must figure out what happened.

At the same time, a teenage girl lies in her Edinburgh bedroom, desperate to discover the truth about her father's death. Two years after the discovery of the pioneering scientist's suicide note, Karen Fleming still cannot accept that her father would willingly abandon her. And the more she discovers about the nature of his research, the more she suspects that suicide had nothing to do with it.

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