Blue Lightning: A Thriller (Google eBook)

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Macmillan, Sep 28, 2010 - Fiction - 368 pages
23 Reviews
Inspector Jimmy Perez takes his fiancé home to Fair Isle, the tiny island he comes from, to meet his parents. The island is a magnet for bird watchers, who congregate at the local inn and lighthouse. When a local married celebrity, who had an eye for the lads, is murdered, Perez discovers that the suspects are very close to him indeed. With a sensational ending destined to create much buzz in the mystery world, Blue Lightning will thrill suspense fans everywhere. This series is the basis for the hit BBC show Shetland, starring Douglas Henshall, which attracted over 12 million viewers in its first two nights on the air.

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Quite simply, Ann Cleeves is a skilled writer. - Goodreads
It was an unhappy mix of predictability and bad plot. - Goodreads
This is a writer who has hooked me completely! - Goodreads
Well, I peeked at the ending. - Goodreads
No fairy tale ending for this story and the series. - Goodreads

Review: Blue Lightning (Shetland #4)

User Review  - Mike Gabor - Goodreads

Shetland Detective Jimmy Perez returns home to the Fair Isles to introduce his fiancée, Fran, to his parents. When a woman's body is discovered at the renowned Fair Isles bird observatory, no help can ... Read full review

Review: Blue Lightning (Shetland #4)

User Review  - Anmiryam - Goodreads

I read this, or rather I skimmed it when it came out, so my rating is really just a placeholder to remind myself that I did try to get through it. Why was this book brutally shoved aside after I liked ... Read full review

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Chapter One
Chapter Two
Chapter Three
Chapter Four
Chapter Five
Chapter Six
Chapter Seven
Chapter Eight
Chapter Twentytwo
Chapter Twentythree
Chapter Twentyfour
Chapter Twentyfive
Chapter Twentysix
Chapter Twentyseven
Chapter Twentyeight
Chapter Twentynine

Chapter Nine
Chapter Ten
Chapter Eleven
Chapter Twelve
Chapter Thirteen
Chapter Fourteen
Chapter Fifteen
Chapter Sixteen
Chapter Seventeen
Chapter Eighteen
Chapter Nineteen
Chapter Twenty
Chapter Twentyone
Chapter Thirty
Chapter Thirtyone
Chapter Thirtytwo
Chapter Thirtythree
Chapter Thirtyfour
Chapter Thirtyfive
Chapter Thirtysix
Chapter Thirtyseven
Chapter Thirtyeight
Chapter Thirtynine
Chapter Forty
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About the author (2010)

ANN CLEEVES was twice shortlisted for the Dagger Award before winning the first Duncan Lawrie Dagger Award for Raven Black. She lives in Yorkshire, England.

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