Envy The Dead
The 1980s. The Falklands War. The IRA. The Miners' Strike. Cruise Missiles. Anti-Nuclear Protests. And in the thick of it all, beautiful
Claire Oldham, the revolution's poster girl - until the day she turns
up brutally murdered. A young, troubled drifter, Martin Grove, is
swiftly prosecuted and jailed for the crime.
Fast forward twenty years: Martin Grove walks free, cleared by
advances in forensic science, seemingly the victim of a miscarriage
Fast forward a few more years: Martin Grove is shot dead in his
reclusive home, 'executed' at close range.
DCI Jacobson and his team are on the case. But which case? And
do the answers lie in the dangerous past or in the terrifying present?