The Ladykiller

The 25th anniversary special edition of the iconic thriller The Ladykiller

Some killers look just like you and me.

The 25th anniversary special edition of the iconic thriller, The Ladykiller, from No. 1 bestselling author and ‘undisputed Queen of crime writing’ (Erwin James) Martina Cole. Get inside the mind of a chilling killer and the only woman who can stop him with the first DI Kate Burrows novel.

He hides in plain sight.

His victims wouldn’t even notice the Grantley Ripper at first. But his attack on the daughter of a notorious gangster is about to propel him into the media spotlight. And soon his victims will no longer get out alive.

She’ll do anything to catch him.

DI Kate Burrows is about to enter an investigation that will change her career and personal life forever. But she has no idea just what this killer is capable of, and how much she might be putting at risk to find him.

Will she be able to get the better of him, or will he be her undoing?

Paperback: 736 Pages

Publisher: Headline

Language: English

ISBN-10: 1472262328

ISBN-13: 9781472262328


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Read an extract from THE LADYKILLER

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Martina Cole talks about Kate Burrows

Martina Cole’s first police procedural novel, The Ladykiller, was published in 1993. Before this, Martina had chosen to write very much from the perspective of the criminal, but in The Ladykiller Martina tells the story from the side of the law through

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