Coroner Jenny Cooper investigates…. An unlikely suicide or a deadly conspiracy? When Bristol Coroner Jenny Cooper investigates the fatal plunge of a man from a motorway bridge, she little suspects that it has any connection with the sudden death of a friend’s thirteen year old daughter from a deadly strain of meningitis. But as Jenny pieces together the dead man’s last days, she’s drawn into a mystery whose dark ripples stretch across continents and back through decades.
In an investigation which will take her into the sinister realms of unbridled human ambition and corrupt scientific endeavour, Jenny is soon forced to risk the love and lives of those closest to her, as a deadly race to uncover the truth begins….
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Complex; psychological; dark
There are many. The plot slowly unwinds with many unexpected turns. The coroner's trials were both highpoints.
Nightmares of our own making.
A thriller that poses complex social and philosophical questions. It may move too slowly for some, but not for those who enjoy a thinking person's mystery.
Creepy premise but interesting story
Plague is here
It makes you think about what would happen if plague came to our shores and how would we respond to it.
I think the scenes where Jenny Cooper tells her detractors to nick off.
When Jenny is looking at the dead girl and thinking what if....