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The Woman Who Walked into the Sea

(2013)
(The second book in the Sea Detective series)
A novel by

 
 
The daughter who nobody wanted learns the truth about the mother she never knew. A page-turning, heart-breaking mystery. "full of surprises...this is a classic whodunit." (Scotsman). Cal McGill is a unique investigator and oceanographer who uses his expertise to locate things - and sometimes people - lost or missing at sea. His expertise could unravel the haunting mystery of why, twenty-six years ago on a remote Scottish beach, Megan Bates strode out into the cold ocean and let the waves wash her away. Megan's daughter, Violet Wells, was abandoned as a baby on the steps of a local hospital just hours before the mother she never knew took her own life. As McGill is drawn into Violet's search for the truth, he encounters a coastal community divided by obsession and grief, and united only by a conviction that its secrets should stay buried...Praise for The Woman Who Walked into the Sea: "Simply intoxicating." (Library Journal, USA). "Entertaining and gripping mystery." (The Herald). "A classic whodunit." (The Scotsman). "Cal McGill is a triumph...a wonderfully unique creation." (crimefictionlover.com). "Great writing, enjoyable story-telling and wonderful characterisation." (The Scots Magazine).

Genre: Mystery    

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Used availability for Mark Douglas-Home's The Woman Who Walked into the Sea

Paperback Editions

January 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Woman Who Walked into the Sea (The Sea Detective)
Author(s): Mark Douglas-Home
ISBN: 1-4059-2358-X / 978-1-4059-2358-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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January 2016 : UK Paperback

Title: Woman Who Walked Into the Sea, the
Author(s): Mark Douglas-Home
ISBN: 0-7181-8274-X / 978-0-7181-8274-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Michael Joseph
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2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Woman who Walked Into the Sea (Large Print Edition)
Author(s): Mark Douglas-Home
ISBN: 1-4712-5416-X / 978-1-4712-5416-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: W F Howes Ltd
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April 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Woman Who Walked into the Sea (Sea Detective)
Author(s): Mark Douglas-Home
ISBN: 1-908737-32-8 / 978-1-908737-32-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sandstone Press Ltd
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

January 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Woman Who Walked into the Sea
Author(s): Mark Douglas-Home
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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January 2016 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Woman Who Walked into the Sea
Author(s): Mark Douglas-Home
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Availability: Amazon CA   


January 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Woman Who Walked into the Sea
Author(s): Mark Douglas-Home
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

January 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Woman Who Walked into the Sea (The Sea Detective)
Author(s): Mark Douglas-Home
Publisher: Penguin
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA