The Vinyl Detective Mysteries - Written in Dead Wax: A Vinyl Detective Mystery 1

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Titan Books (US, CA), May 10, 2016 - Fiction - 320 pages
He is a record collector — a connoisseur of vinyl, hunting out rare and elusive LPs. His business card describes him as the “Vinyl Detective” and some people take this more literally than others.

Like the beautiful, mysterious woman who wants to pay him a large sum of money to find a priceless lost recording — on behalf of an extremely wealthy (and rather sinister) shadowy client. 

Given that he’s just about to run out of cat biscuits, this gets our hero’s full attention. So begins a painful and dangerous odyssey in search of the rarest jazz record of them all…
 

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Contents

The Death of the Dragon
Firebird
Snowfall
The Unknown Jazz
Jerrys Letter
Jumble
A Night at Jerrys
The Boot Fair
Spook Store
People Carrier
Vinyl Crypt
Awakenings
Sunday
Black Circle in the Snow
Kill
Japan

Interlude
Glasgow Coma Scale

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About the author (2016)

Andrew Cartmel is a novelist and screenwriter. His work for television includes Midsomer Murders and Torchwood, and a legendary stint as Script Editor on Doctor Who. He has also written plays for the London Fringe, toured as a stand-up comedian, and is currently co-writing with Ben Aaronovitch a series of comics based on the bestselling Rivers of London books. He lives in London.

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