A police thriller set in 1969, this is the 3rd book in the series featuring Detective Breen and Helen Tozer, following "A House Of Knives" and "A Song From Dead Lips".
A Book of Scars combines nostalgic period detail with an emotional intensity found only in the very best crime fiction Sunday Times
William Shaw was born in Newton Abbot, Devon, grew up in Nigeria and lived for sixteen years in Hackney. He is the author of the acclaimed Breen & Tozer crime series set in sixties London: A Song from Dead Lips, A House of Knives and A Book of Scars. For over twenty years he has written on popular culture and sub-culture for various publications including the Observer and the New York Times. He lives in Brighton.