A Cross to Bear - Vince Vogel

A Cross to Bear

By Vince Vogel

  • Release Date: 2017-09-21
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 174 Ratings

Description

"They burned it down once…They should burn it down again."

Once the star of Scotland Yard, burnt out East London detective Jack Sheridan is now a washed up cop working a low end station, estranged from his family and haunted by his past. The discovery in woodland of a young woman nailed to a wooden cross sends Jack spiralling into a direct confrontation with that past when the woman is identified as the daughter of a murdered cop he once knew. With a serial killer the media are dubbing the 'Crucifix Killer' slaying working girls on his patch, Jack must face his own demons and uncover a series of terrible secrets if he is to find the twisted killer.

On his way to the Tunisian border, Alex Dorring is informed that his sister has been murdered. Dorring is Agent 192 of Uriel, a clandestine assassins wing of MI6. With revenge on his mind, Dorring makes his way to London and begins investigating her death in his own special way. As he moves like a ghost through the underbelly of the city, he meets Chloe, a troubled nineteen year old trying to escape the very people Dorring has come to hunt. Could this girl be the key to leading him to the killer?

As both men operate under entirely different rules, the death of one girl sees a bed of lies, sexual violence, murder and corruption come rising to the surface as East London descends into chaos.

Reviews

  • Amazing!!!!

    5
    By BellBelly
    This was such an awesome book to read. The characters were top notch and the plot was nothing like I’ve read before. A must read!
  • A Cross To Bear

    5
    By Mbpar
    Great read. Loads of twists and turns. Surprise ending. Looked forward reading this everyday.
  • Cross to Bear

    5
    By j16091
    Good read! A tapestry of intertwining characters - each with multiple layers.
  • A Cross to Bear

    4
    By Fatjake2
    Great story. Thought provoking. Emotional roller coaster!
  • A Cross to Bear

    5
    By bobbyrae73
    Excellent book,I really enjoyed the story and all the characters you created for this book.It really had me guessing to figure it all out and kept me intrigued to the end.
  • A Cross to Bear

    5
    By OneLookout
    Well written, intriguing and suspenseful.
  • A Cross to Bear

    5
    By ireadfan
    An intriguing story with all the goriness you hope never to encounter.
  • Urania

    5
    By Glitcherfixer
    Good book!! Would like to know if Alex Dorring May show up in any future books.
  • A Cross to Bear

    5
    By R649
    One of the very BEST books I’ve ever read. An intriguing and interesting page-turner. I THOROUGHLY enjoyed it!
  • Cross to Bare

    4
    By Melsmom3
    Wow! Kept me reading from cover to cover!

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