DC Karen Sharpe; 1.1 x 6.77 x 4.33 Inches; 320 pages
Friday 31 December, 1999. Intruders douse a man with petrol, set him alight and throw him from the ninth floor of his luxury penthouse. DS Peter Bains is on duty when the call comes in. Meanwhile, the security services are looking for DC Karen Sharpe. She walked out on Bains 18 months ago without a word of explanation.