Listening to this book, I found myself spending a lot of time thinking about other books and authors that could easily be interchangeable with this. ..Show More »Grizzled, hard-bitten DCI whose misogynistic personality could never be accepted in the current climate but somehow he gets away with it in the book, and an innocent but attractive sidekick who trys to correct him but eventually proves he's about right, while getting ( literally in this case) plaudits for stumbling across the killer with her eyes closed. Lynda La Plante was the one I settled on but her books are better. I may try another to see if they improve now the introductions are out of the way, but I won't hurry.
More about book for the lighter end of the thriller market. Maybe I'm just too grizzled and hard bitten!