A case of mistaken identity spells trouble for Gabriel Ash and Hazel Best in this intriguing mystery. A kidnap attempt outside the school gates in broad daylight convinces Gabriel Ash that his renegade wife is trying to steal their sons from him. Only the intervention of his friend Constable Hazel Best kept them safe. It's a simple if alarming explanation, but is it the truth? Hazel uncovers disturbing information about another crime, the repercussions of which are still threatening innocent lives seventeen years later.Once again Hazel finds herself at loggerheads with her superiors. Did they really conspire to protect a murderer? And this time she isn't getting the support she needs from Ash. She'd thought they were kindred spirits: now she's not sure what his motives are.One thing is certain: with her life in imminent danger, Hazel's going to need friends like never before ......
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Kindred Spirits Reviews
Gabriel Ash, formerly a security analyst with the British government, has recently been released from mental health care. He has opened a second hand book shop, Rambles with Books. He has also been reunited with his two sons after a four year separation as a result of his wife’s illegally taking the boys. All should be relatively smooth sailing in the Ash household, but that is not the case. Ash’s good friend, Constable Hazel Best, drives to school to pick up the boys, and she sees them and thei ...more
Very good, enjoyable, easy reading.
I like a lot about this book, from the bookshop, to the faithful dog, to the probable use of The Irish Game as a reference.
Two little boys and their Filipina nanny are attacked by abductors at the school gate. The location is questionable with so many witnesses, but when else would the kids be easily accessible? As I had not read the several earlier books I found the questions over who might be behind the attempt drawn out, and it makes no sense that a man who was deserted by his wife for five ...more
Hazel Best is a bright, determined woman whose police career has been compromised by previous shenanigans earlier in the series. One of the few people who now give her the time of day, other than a rather busy Gabriel, is Dave Gorman, her superior. When she gets a bee in her bonnet about exactly who was the target in the attempted kidnapping outside the school, events take off.
This well-written police procedural rolls forward at a reasonable clip, with a good mix of possible suspects. My one gri ...more