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Hear No Evil
by Georgie Hale | Mystery & Thrillers
Registered by wingPlum-crazywing of Brighouse, West Yorkshire United Kingdom on 2/19/2008
Average 7 star rating by BookCrossing Members 

status (set by Caravanner): travelling


2 journalers for this copy...

Journal Entry 1 by wingPlum-crazywing from Brighouse, West Yorkshire United Kingdom on Tuesday, February 19, 2008

This book has not been rated.

Review from Play.com

The Somerfords are the kind of family other people envy: the successful husband and his beautiful wife have a gorgeous house, lots of money and even a new baby to complete their family. Until Ian Somerford's secretary is found lying dead at the foot of an apartment block and rumours of a lethal affair start to fly. Soon, the family's suppressed hatreds and jealousies have torn them apart.

Ian's sister Diane seems to be the only one who can't believe he committed a terrible crime, but at every turn, more unsettling family secrets emerge. Can Diane clear her brother's name only by becoming a victim herself? Angelica, Ian's American wife, throws him out of the house as he undergoes police questioning. Several days later her body is found along with those of her children.

Only baby Thomas has survived, sleeping peacefully in his cot. Ian's body is found later, a bottle of sleeping tablets in his hand and a photograph of his wife in the other. The evidence is overwhelming - it's an open and shut case.

But when Ian's family starts investigations to clear his name during the custody battle for Thomas, unsettling family secrets start to emerge and it's clear that there is more evidence still undiscovered...
 


Journal Entry 2 by wingPlum-crazywing from Brighouse, West Yorkshire United Kingdom on Saturday, April 26, 2008

This book has not been rated.

Will probably be taken on my holidays in summer...watch this space :o)

Edited 21st July 2008 for Review
Diane's brother, Ian, is accused of the murder of his secretary Nicki.....& Diane has a fling with Lee, the murder victim's husband - not a good move!
Diane has doubts over the guilt of Ian but her relationship with Lee complicates things. Involving herself puts her life in danger &, when a further tragedy strikes, Diane & her mother are the only ones who believe Ian is innocent.

Quite a good read. I did guess the identity of the murderer but nothing was proved until the end so it kept me wondering! I can't say I found Diane a particulary likeable character. She seemed to be a bit too obssessed with her brother, & he just comes & goes into their home as he pleases-
I can't imagine any husband putting up with so much intrusion! 


Journal Entry 3 by wingPlum-crazywing from Brighouse, West Yorkshire United Kingdom on Monday, June 09, 2008

This book has not been rated.

You've found a travelling book!
This book set off on it's travels in early July to Northumberland &
Dumfries & Galloway....but where has it decided to stay?

Well, if you're reading this then you've found it & you can tell us!
Please take a minute to say where it was discovered...
...& you can tell us what you thought of it.
When you've read it, please pass it to a friend to enjoy
or leave it in a public place for someone else to find -just like you did!



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Journal Entry 4 by wingPlum-crazywing at Bench - details in release notes in Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland United Kingdom on Sunday, July 20, 2008

This book has not been rated.

Released 9 yrs ago (7/10/2008 UTC) at Bench - details in release notes in Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland United Kingdom

WILD RELEASE NOTES:

WILD RELEASE NOTES:

left on a bench near the Gymnasium Gallery 


Journal Entry 5 by Caravanner on Thursday, July 24, 2008

7 out of 10

A good read - kept the mind ticking over.
A nice surprise to unexpectedly come across a book in that way. Thanks!
Found on holiday on 10/07/08 on a bench near Berwick walls.
Read, and released on 15/07/08 on a bench above Seahouses harbour.
Interesting that the book originated in Calderdale, West Yorkshire, and I live in the next local authority area, Kirklees.Didnt want to bring the book back to W Yorks with me!

CAUGHT IN BERWICK ON TWEED. NORTHUMBERLAND ENGLAND 


Journal Entry 6 by Caravanner on Tuesday, January 13, 2009

This book has not been rated.

WOuld like to know where the book went after I released it. 


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