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Missing, Presumed

(2016)
(The first book in the DS Manon series)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
Barry Awards Best First Novel (nominee)
For listeners of Kate Atkinson and Tana French comes a pause-resisting literary mystery that brings to life the complex and wholly relatable Manon Bradshaw, a strong-willed detective assigned to a high-risk missing person case.

At 39, Manon Bradshaw is a devoted and respected member of the Cambridgeshire police force, and though she loves her job, what she longs for is a personal life. Single and distant from her family, she wants a husband and children of her own. One night, after yet another disastrous Internet date, she turns on her police radio to help herself fall asleep - and receives an alert that sends her to a puzzling crime scene.

Edith Hind - a beautiful graduate student at Cambridge University and daughter of the surgeon to the Royal Family - has been missing for nearly 24 hours. Her home offers few clues: a smattering of blood in the kitchen, her keys and phone left behind, the front door ajar but showing no signs of forced entry. Manon instantly knows that this case will be big - and that every second is crucial to finding Edith alive.

The investigation starts with Edith's loved ones: her attentive boyfriend, her reserved best friend, her patrician parents. As the search widens and press coverage reaches a frenzied pitch, secrets begin to emerge about Edith's tangled love life and her erratic behavior leading up to her disappearance. With no clear leads, Manon summons every last bit of her skill and intuition to close the case, and what she discovers will have shocking consequences not just for Edith's family but for Manon herself.

Suspenseful and keenly observed, Missing, Presumed is a brilliantly twisting novel of how we seek connection, grant forgiveness, and reveal the truth about who we are.

Genre: Mystery    

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Hardback Editions

June 2016 : USA Hardback
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Title: Missing, Presumed: A Novel (Manon Bradshaw)
Author(s): Susie Steiner
ISBN: 0-8129-9832-4 / 978-0-8129-9832-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House
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2012 : UK Hardback
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Title: Missing, Presumed (A Manon Bradshaw Thriller)
Author(s): Susie Steiner
ISBN: 0-00-812328-4 / 978-0-00-812328-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: The Borough Press
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Paperback Editions

April 2017 : Canada Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Missing, Presumed
Author(s): Susie Steiner
ISBN: 1-4434-5414-1 / 978-1-4434-5414-8 (Canada edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
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February 2017 : USA Paperback
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Title: Missing, Presumed: A Novel (Manon Bradshaw)
Author(s): Susie Steiner
ISBN: 0-8129-8774-8 / 978-0-8129-8774-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
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August 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: Missing, Presumed (DS Manon Book 1)
Author(s): Susie Steiner
ISBN: 0-00-812332-2 / 978-0-00-812332-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: HARPER COLLINS
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July 2016 : Canada Paperback
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Title: Missing, Presumed
Author(s): Susie Steiner
ISBN: 1-4434-5050-2 / 978-1-4434-5050-8 (Canada edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
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February 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: Missing, Presumed (A Manon Bradshaw Thriller)
Author(s): Susie Steiner
ISBN: 0-00-812329-2 / 978-0-00-812329-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: The Borough Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

June 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Missing, Presumed: A Novel
Author(s): Susie Steiner
Publisher: Random House Audio
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June 2016 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Missing, Presumed: A Novel
Author(s): Susie Steiner
Publisher: Random House Audio
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February 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Missing, Presumed
Author(s): Susie Steiner
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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February 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Missing, Presumed
Author(s): Susie Steiner
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

July 2016 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Missing, Presumed: A Novel
Author(s): Susie Steiner
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Availability: Amazon CA   


June 2016 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: Missing, Presumed: A Novel (Manon Bradshaw)
Author(s): Susie Steiner
Publisher: Random House
Availability: Amazon   


February 2016 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Missing, Presumed (A Manon Bradshaw Thriller)
Author(s): Susie Steiner
Publisher: The Borough Press
Availability: Amazon UK