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Still midnight

Denise Mina

Still midnight

by Denise Mina

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown and Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Policewomen -- Fiction,
  • Scotland -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDenise Mina.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6063.I457 S75 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23397615M
    ISBN 109780316015639
    LC Control Number2009022061
    OCLC/WorldCa319500785

    Jun 25,  · Still Midnight is the first book in a trilogy featuring Alex Morrow – a woman who is complicated, somewhat unlikeable and a bit of a pit bull when it comes to solving crime. The novel establishes its characters, delving into their backgrounds, problems and motivations, and pits the police against a rag-tag group of kidnappers who reminded me. Mina trades the glum intensity of her exposés of Glasgow’s seamy side (Slip of the Knife, , etc.) for a police procedural that reveals strikingly similar niarbylbaycafe.com might have been a routine home invasion. Two men in balaclavas, backed up by a third waiting in the car, push their way into a house, demand to speak to Bob, shoot a family member in the hand and, when they see Bob’s not.

    Jul 12,  · Still Midnight (Book): Mina, Denise: When three armed men invade a quiet Glasgow home and demand audience with a person who does not live there, Alex Morrow investigates their apparent mistake, a situation that escalates as violent acts are committed against the hostages. Billy Hayes (born April 3, ) is an American writer, actor, and film director. He is best known for his autobiographical book Midnight Express about his experiences in and escape from a Turkish prison after being convicted of smuggling niarbylbaycafe.com was one of hundreds of U.S. citizens in foreign jails serving drug charge sentences following a drug smuggling crackdown by foreign niarbylbaycafe.com mater: Marquette University (withdrew).

    Jul 12,  · Still Midnight (Book): Mina, Denise. The Story was interesting and somewhat fresh. The use of the "F" word as a noun, pro-noun, verb, ad-verb, etc. and the reference to women by body parts in a crass manner is rather off putting. Feb 06,  · In his chilling new book, “Midnight in Chernobyl,” the journalist Adam Higginbotham shows how an almost fanatical compulsion for secrecy among the Soviet Union’s governing elite was part of.


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Still Midnight book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Armed men invade a family home, shouting for a man nobody's heard o /5. Feb 04,  · Still Midnight (Alex Morrow Book 1) - Kindle edition by Denise Mina.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Still Midnight (Alex Morrow Book 1)/5(). Feb 04,  · Still Midnight (Alex Morrow, Book 1) (Alex Morrow Novels) [Denise Mina] on niarbylbaycafe.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Life ought to be simple for Detective Inspector Alex Morrow. She's not new to the police force--or to crime--but none of that matters as she's assigned to the case that could make her career. The case involves a seemingly random attack on a family in a quiet suburb of /5(). Would you listen to Still Midnight again.

Why. After a long long time maybe. I only listen to non-fiction and classics more than once. What other book Still midnight book you compare Still Midnight to and why.

Not fair, Denise Mina is unique. Her locations, her characters can't be met anywhere else I know of. Still Midnight A Novel (Book): Mina, Denise: Alex Morrow is not new to the police force-or to crime-but there is nothing familiar about the call she has just received.

On a still night in a quiet suburb ofGlasgow,Scotland, three armed men have slipped from a van Still midnight book a house, demanding a man who is not, and has never been, inside the front door.

The information about Still Midnight shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the. Sep 14,  · Yet also, the crime at the center of the story, that ties all these people together, turns out to be quite interesting and takes an unexpected turn or two.

As with Mina's previous book, Still Midnight presents a very gritty, rather bleak view of the Scottish city, but one that is great for a crime novel/5.

Sep 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Still Midnight book by Denise Mina. Alex Morrow is not new to the police force-or to crime-but there is nothing familiar about the call she has just received.

On a still night in a quiet suburb of Free shipping over $/5(4). Mar 22,  · Still Midnight In this book Denise Mina introduces her newest protagonist, Alex Morrow.

I'm hoping there are many other books featuring this character to follow. Morrow's personal life is every bit as interesting as the main plot of the book. I had a hard time putting this one down/5(35). Still Midnight A Novel (Book): Mina, Denise: When three armed men invade a quiet Glasgow home and demand audience with a person who does not live there, Alex Morrow investigates their apparent mistake, a situation that escalates as violent acts are committed against the hostages.

Get this from a library. Still midnight. [Denise Mina] -- The quiet of a Glaswegian suburb is shattered with a brutal and baffling attack. Armed men invade a family home, shouting for a man nobody's heard of.

A shot is fired, and they escape with a hostage. Jan 23,  · STILL MIDNIGHT is engaging from the first few lines, and the pace keeps speeding up. Denise Mina’s style is approachable and entertaining. Her reputation has been built upon strong characters and tight plots; she doesn’t disappoint here.

Jul 24,  · In Still Midnight, that charge would be impossible to make: it's a far more nuanced ensemble piece, with Mina writing just as credibly from inside. Jul 01,  · ‎ A brutal attack. A mysterious demand for money. An unexpected kidnap A superb novel from the two-time winner of the THEAKSTONS OLD PECULIER CRIME NOVEL OF THE YEAR AWARD.

It's a peaceful Sunday evening in suburban Glasgow until a battered van pulls up to one home and disgorges a /5(22). Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. What did you like most about Still Midnight.

niarbylbaycafe.com do. And she was right, I really enjoyed it. Good premise for a story, unfolded nicely with some good twists and turns along the way. Author paints her characters really well - love their patter. Hero is flawed but interesting - and will make a.

Jul 12,  · Still Midnight A Novel (Book): Mina, Denise: "Life ought to be simple for Detective Inspector Alex Morrow.

She's an up-and-coming cop, just about to be assigned to the case that could make her career. Her half brother, Danny, is also on the rise. Unfortunately for Alex, he's making his name on the other side of the tracks, in the murky shadows of Glasgow's criminal underworld.

Alex is. The book's narrator is Eliezer, an Orthodox Jewish teenager who studies the Talmud by day, and by night "weep[s] over the destruction of the Temple". To the disapproval of his father, Eliezer spends time discussing the Kabbalah with Moshe the Beadle, caretaker of the Hasidic shtiebel (house of prayer).Author: Elie Wiesel.

The final effect of Still Midnight is both unsettling and exhilarating, but there's a nagging question prompted by the much-ploughed furrow of Mina's locales. Do we need a vacation from Scottish.

Get this from a library. Still midnight. [Denise Mina] -- A detective investigates a home invasion and kidnapping in which the perpetrators were obviously inexperienced and ill-informed. Jul 12,  · Still Midnight A Novel (Book): Mina, Denise: When three armed men invade a quiet Glasgow home and demand audience with a person who does not live there, Alex Morrow investigates their apparent mistake, a situation that escalates as violent acts are committed against the hostages.Jul 12,  · Still Midnight A Novel (Book): Mina, Denise: Alex Morrow is not new to the police force-or to crime-but there is nothing familiar about the call she has just received.

On a still night in a quiet suburb ofGlasgow,Scotland, three armed men have slipped from a van into a house, demanding a man who is not, and has never been, inside the front door.Gone at Midnight book. Read 26 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A Los Angeles hotel with a haunting history.

and still feel I know very little partly because the prose feels quite rambling at times and tends to jump from one subject to another. Maybe a full story will be better and allow the narrative to progress /5.