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Long Way Home

(2014)
(The first book in the Zigic & Ferreira series)
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A man is burnt alive in a shed.

No witnesses, no fingerprints - only a positive ID of the victim as an immigrant with a long list of enemies.

Detectives Zigic and Ferreira are called in from the Hate Crimes Unit to track the killer, and are met with silence in a Fenland community ruled by slum racketeers, people-trafficking gangs and fear.

Tensions rise.
The clock is ticking.
But nobody wants to talk.
Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"Cool, confident and classy, Long Way Home is a stand out debut that combines intelligent, issue-led crime fiction with a vivid prose style, a compelling plot and a detective duo to root for." - Chris Ewan

"It's rare to come across a debut novel so carefully crafted Eva writes with faultless plotting and attention to detail." - Mari Hannah

"Long Way Home is a truly exceptional debut crime novel, a perceptive, smart and harrowing look at modern England....it feels like a game-changer for twenty-first century British crime fiction." - Doug Johnstone

"Thrilling, original, so contemporary it feels as if it was written next year. Brilliant." - Denise Mina

"Beautifully written and imagined, Dolan renders a previously hidden world alive with compelling detail. Original and gripping, compassionate and salutary, you won't want to stop reading until the final page." - Stav Sherez

"A new author to watch... This debut is so impressive." - Matt Thorne


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