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Tagsgiving# makes me laugh out loud. I am giving this five stars for sheer enjoyment and readability. No matter what I want to say, I run the risk of giving too much of the story away, so I feel I cannot really say what I want to. Not the usual five stars, this 10th book in the series. Recensito nel Regno Unito il 27 febbraio 2019. Find the perfect In The Cold Dark Ground stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. Also, the amount of times she rings Logan and he hangs up on her, mid-sentence. I've now read all ten novels in this police procedural set in Scotland. With other worries Logan is happy to hand the investigation off to DCI Roberta Steele's MIT team and head back to the station. This was my first reading of a Stuart McBride book, purchased with Audible to ease the boredom of a drive home from Tuscany. In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. There's also the impending decision to take Samantha off life support and the death of Wee Hamish Mowat which puts him in the crosshairs of lunatic henchman Reuben. The characters are all exceptionally well written especially protagonist DS MacCrea and DI Roberta Steel who may be the funniest detective in the history of crime fiction. The violence can be a tad too much for me sometimes, as in this particular story, where I had to quickly scoot down a few lines to avoid being queasy. (Yeah that was a bit good) - Full review to follow in the New Year. I don't know how to go about this review. I'm not sure if I'm in the right state of mind for this book this year or if the repetitive humor isn't working for me anymore. Want to get your hands on this exclusive commemorative MacBride tartan hardback edition of IN THE COLD DARK GROUND? This series was one I nearly gave up on as I felt throughout the middle some of the plot lines, characters amd dialogue/humour just became repetitive. But MacBride doesn’t seem fazed by it. This awesome cr. At least I assume, and hope, that is the case because if not this book is too confusing to follow. Si è verificato un errore. Al momento, è presente un problema nel caricamento di questo menu. There’s a war brewing and Logan’s trapped right in the middle, whether he likes it or not. Scopri tutti i libri, leggi le informazioni sull'autore e molto altro. Riprova a effettuare la richiesta più tardi. However, I always went back for more, so something was drawing me back. 1 bestselling author. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. Who Knows. Superb storytelling’ Sun, ‘Another from MacBride’s fantastic series of Logan McRae novels. This will be the last. I think this has been the best so far in this series which I have read in order over a few years now. With other worries Logan is happy to hand the investigation off to DCI Roberta Steele's MIT team and head back to the station. Anche terzi autorizzati utilizzano queste tecnologie in relazione alla nostra visualizzazione di annunci pubblicitari. Confusing. I remember reading this on a plane ride agter having bought it in the airport. You submitted the following rating and review. In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. I don't know how to go about this review. Now, it was a good story, but I was very frustrated by it also. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. The novel opens with him and his team searching cold, wet woods where they find a battered body with a bin bag tied round its head. Stuart MacBride has outdone himself yet again with this clever, sometimes dark, and at other times, hysterically funny novel. Sergeant Logan McRae is in trouble… His missing-persons investigation has just turned up a body in the woods – naked, hands tied behind its back, and a bin bag duct-taped over its head. Stuart lives in the north-east of Scotland with his wife, Fiona, cat Grendel, and other assorted animals. Stuart MacBride is one of them. Maybe they were just surplus to the story, a bit unrealistic, I don't know, but this book just did not do it for me, like the others. There is still some really witty, laugh out loud writing here, especially when it comes to Roberta Steele. Even better than The Missing and the Dead - how is that possible? As in straight away. In The Cold Dark Ground is the tenth novel in the Logan McRae series, and it’s another fabulous addition to the series. This book is absolutely flippin' fantastic - I missed bus stops reading it. Logan attends two funerals, the local gangster that is Wee Hamish Mowat, who bequeaths Logan his criminal empire and much of his fortune and a litany of problems. Absolute jaw-dropping, edge of the seat brilliance. Very highly recommended. His chaotic cop hero is at his best. [The time has come for life support to be withdrawn from his girlfriend, Samantha, who's been in a vegetative state in nursing care (at Logan's expense) for five years now. Book Review: In The Cold Dark Ground - the latest DCI Roberta Steel & DS Logan McCrae triumph by Stuart MacBride! Readers have a lot to look forward to this year! Even worse: Aberdeen’s criminal overlord, Wee Hamish Mowat, is dying and rival gangs all over the UK are eying his territory. His work has won several prizes and in 2015 he was awarded an honorary doctorate by Dundee University. What can I say? Visita la pagina di Stuart MacBride su Amazon, Visualizza o modifica la cronologia di navigazione, AGCM - Impegni Amazon Procedimento PS 11716, Pubblicità definita in base agli interessi. In the Cold Dark Ground. In the Cold Dark Ground (Logan McRae, Book 10), (Inglese) Audio CD – Integrale, 14 gennaio 2016, Visualizza tutti i formati e le edizioni, HarperCollins; Unabridged edition (14 gennaio 2016). Added to which, Aberdeen gangster "Wee" Hamish Mowatt is dying, and wants to leave Logan not only a sizeable legacy, which would be compromising enough, but also the running of his criminal empire. As in straight away. This is a superb addition to what is a stellar series. :), Another outrageous Tartan thriller from Stuart MacBride's Police Scotland detectives in Aberdeen and points north. … It was fantastic to be snuggled up in the company of old friends: long suffering DI Logan McRae, irascible, comical DCI Roberta Steel, and gothic tattooed Samantha (Logan's girlfriend) MacBride weaves a complex tale of a man whose past is finally catching up with him and the lives he leads, a foot on the side of the law and a foot on the outside, have come up on Logan McRae. But MacBride doesn’t seem fazed by it. Logan McRae (Book 10) Thanks for Sharing! The violence can be a tad too much for me sometimes, as in this particular story, where I had to quickly scoot down a few lines to avoid being queasy. But as time passes I find myself drawn back to them. In the Cold Dark Ground by Stuart MacBride Published by HarperCollins on January 14th 2016 Genres: Crime & Mystery, Fiction Pages: 528 Format: ARC Source: the Publisher Buy on Amazon, Buy At Book Depository Add To Goodreads. In the Cold Dark Ground (Logan McRae, Book 10) by Stuart MacBride. No other author that I have read, NOT ONE, is able to meld these things together so perfectly. Stuart MacBride is the Sunday Times No. Great crime, some characters involved in alot of the past novels passed away, a psychotic killer, investigations into the police force itself and a cliffhanger ending. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This is the tenth book in the Logan McRae series by Stuart MacBride. We are in Aberdeen, the weather can be relied on to be atrocious and there are bodies with their heads covered with bin bags that have been tortured and killed. Another outrageous Tartan thriller from Stuart MacBride's Police Scotland detectives in Aberdeen and points north. In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. Recensito nel Regno Unito il 21 maggio 2016, In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. The only flaw for this book for a new reader would be that it makes much more sense if you read the earlier books in the series. Logan McRae is back in action. Hai inviato la seguente valutazione e recensione. So it was over 500 pages long - they just disappeared in the twinkling of an eye. I hope there comes a time where Logan is retired out, which would provide a great group of novels. I do believe at some stage characters develop an expiry date, however at this end point I do believe MacBride has some more left in Logan. He is more concerned about having to switch off his girlfriend Samantha's life support and what to do about local gangster wee Hamish Mowatt's dying wishes and his henchman Reuben's violent opposition to these. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The se. Another fantastic volume in the DS Logan McRae series! With no doubt at all, the best crime fiction I've read this year, quite possibly in years. You submitted the following rating and review. Fans of Michael Connelly and John Connolly won’t be impressed, Recensito nel Regno Unito il 15 febbraio 2019. IN THE COLD DARK GROUND is complete in itself, with a definite beginning, middle and ending, but you will be setting your online calendars for this time next year in anticipation of the next installment of this addicting, riveting series. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. Just feast your eyes upon all of these debut books to check out and emerging authors to... To see what your friends thought of this book, I haven't read them in order, and have thoroughly enjoyed each one. In the Cold Dark Ground is the tenth instalment in the bestselling Detective Sergeant McRae series of crime novels set in Aberdeenshire from Stuart MacBride. The second funeral is that of Logan's girlfriend in a coma, Samantha, whose life support he has to switch off. © 2010-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. o società affiliate. I discovered this irreverent Scot with the first of the Logan McRae series: Logan McRae is back in his 10th outing and although you did not know it – this is the book that you have been waiting for. Articoli visualizzati di recente e suggerimenti in primo piano, Seleziona la categoria in cui desideri effettuare la ricerca. A real page-turner’ Sunday Mirror, ‘Stuart’s meticulous research shows. We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed them. Dopo aver visualizzato le pagine di dettaglio del prodotto, guarda qui per trovare un modo facile per tornare alle pagine che ti interessano. In The Cold Dark Ground, is a wonderfully entertaining book featuring Sergeant Logan McRae. IN THE COLD DARK GROUND is the 10th in the Logan McRae series from Stuart MacBride, and I'm really sorry about this but I want the 11th pretty well now. Ti suggeriamo di riprovare più tardi. by HarperCollins. It is cold, it is wet and it is dark - and not only the weather. I'm glad I did. He is more concerned about having to switch off his girlfriend Samantha's life support and what to do about local gangster wee Hamish Mowatt's dying wishes and his henchman Reuben's violent opposition to these wishes. This has three stars because I think it is probably a good book, IF you have read the previous Logan books. Except the dead ones, like Samantha, which actually caused me to shed a tear. I think he writes in Scotland and it has to be cold and dark much of the time. Another rollicking adventure with Logan McRae and Police Scotland – five shiny stars, five thumbs up, and high fives all around. 1 BESTSELLER The tenth Logan McRae novel from the No. Violent in places, events move along to a tumultuous climax. In the Cold Dark Ground is the 10th in the Logan McRae series by Stuart MacBride and you could say McRae was having a run of very bad days. It was fantastic to be snuggled up in the company of old friends: long suffering DI Logan McRae, irascible, comical DCI Roberta Steel, and gothic tattooed Samantha (Logan's girlfriend) This awesome crime fiction series rates 5 stars from me because the writing seamlessly moves from brutal crime scenes to very witty "cop humor" Police Scotland style with page turning energy. In the Cold Dark Ground (Logan McRae, Book 10): Amazon.it: MacBride, Stuart, Worsley, Steve: Libri in altre lingue Selezione delle preferenze relative ai cookie Utilizziamo cookie e altre tecnologie simili per migliorare la tua esperienza di acquisto, per fornire i nostri servizi, per capire come i nostri clienti li utilizzano in modo da poterli migliorare e per visualizzare annunci pubblicitari. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. In the Cold Dark Ground by Stuart MacBride is book 10 in the Logan McRae series. It was fantastic to be snuggled up in the company of old friends: long suffering DI Logan McRae, irascible, comical DCI Roberta Steel, and gothic tattooed Samantha (Logan's girlfriend) 1 bestselling author. Select from premium In The Cold Dark Ground of the highest quality. In the Cold Dark Ground is another another dark mystery# with so many layers it catches you and won’t let go. ‘Top drawer … his most epic outing yet’ Independent Trouble is coming… Sergeant Logan McRae’s team find a body dumped in the woods – but is it the missing busi… It is, as all McBride books, very, very wel written. Iscriviti ad Amazon Prime: consegne senza costi aggiuntivi in 1 giorno su 2 milioni di prodotti e in 2-3 giorni su molti altri milioni, film e serie TV su Prime Video, incluse le serie Amazon Original, più di 2 milioni di brani e centinaia di playlist senza pubblicità con Prime Music, centinaia di eBook Kindle su Prime Reading, accesso anticipato alle Offerte Lampo di Amazon.it e spazio di archiviazione per le foto illimitato. Welcome back. Refresh and try again. What sets the series apart (and frankly makes it one of my favorite reads in the genre) is the sly humor and wry social commentary MacBride brings to the familiar genre of British mystery. The wait has been long but it was worth it. If you're new to MacBride, this series is great. In the Cold Dark Ground shows that MacBride is not interested in repeating himself, even though familiar fingerprints are here. No matter what I want to say, I run the risk of giving too much of the story away, so I feel I cannot really say what I want to. Logan McRae (Book 10) Thanks for Sharing! It's getting a bit same same. 1 bestselling author of the Logan McRae and Ash Henderson novels. If you like your detective fiction dark, gritty and 100 percent readable, you need look no further. Bloody hell! 1 bestselling author of THE MISSING AND THE DEAD and A SONG FOR THE DYING. I also HATED the Steele/McCrae conclusion, I cannot say anything more, at the risk of giving too much away, but I felt at the end, like I could care less if I ever read another one of this series. Add to his woes the final decision to take his girlfriend off of life support and Sergeant Logan McRae is having a horrible week and its not going to get any better. It was fantastic to be snuggled up in the company of old friends: long suffering DI Logan McRae, irascible, comical DCI Roberta Steel, and gothic tattooed Samantha (Logan's girlfriend) DS Logan MacCrea is trying to stay one step ahead of a rogue crime boss trying to kill him while facing the reality of turning off life support for his comatose lover injured in the line of duty. It was fantastic to be snuggled up in the company of old friends: long suffering DI Logan McRae, irascible, comical DCI Roberta Steel, and gothic tattooed Samantha (Logan's girlfriend) There are a few authors I follow religiously, reading anything they write. This much more than a police procedural, with very well drawn characters, and a maelstrom of emotion and pressure piling up in a week in Sergeant Logan McRae's life based in his police house in Banff. This series was one I nearly gave up on as I felt throughout the middle some of the plot lines, characters amd dialogue/humour just became repetitive. This latest entry was at his thrilling best. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. Everything that Stuart MacBride has been building up in the first 9 McRae novels seems to be coming to a head within In the Cold Dark Ground and it is magnificent. Per calcolare la valutazione complessiva in stelle e la ripartizione percentuale per stella, non usiamo una media semplice. Can't fault Stuart MacBrides storytelling and who doesn't love Inspector Steel?! Tutti i titoli ed i bestseller del momento. 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