• The Head Case

  • DCI Tom Caton Manchester Murder Mysteries Series, Book 2
  • By: Bill Rogers
  • Narrated by: Michael Troughton
  • Series: DCI Tom Caton, Book 2
  • Length: 8 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 28-04-15
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Caton Books Ltd
  • 4 out of 5 stars 4.0 (30 ratings)

Summary

Roger Standing, commander of the British Empire and the prime minister's special adviser for education, is murdered. DCI Tom Caton is not short of suspects. But if this is a simple mugging gone wrong then why has MI5 ransacked his apartment, and why is Special Branch disrupting the investigation? And why are the widow and her son taking the news so calmly?
Roger Standing was not what he seemed...and something is rotten in the corridors of power. Will the killer strike again?
©2009 Bill Rogers (P)2015 Caton Books Ltd
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5 out of 5 stars
By katy on 27-09-15

Brilliant book, well researched and written

If you could sum up The Head Case in three words, what would they be?

Intelligent, well written

What was one of the most memorable moments of The Head Case?

The scene on the roof towards the end of the book

Which character – as performed by Michael Troughton – was your favourite?

DCI Tom Caton - It is quite unusual to find a meticulous detective who also cares about lifestyle in a novel.

Did you have an emotional reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

I found emotional reactions to some of the very recognisable group dynamics that are described.

Any additional comments?

I will certainly buy more of Bill Rogers books - Some more Audible please.

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3 out of 5 stars
By Avril on 20-08-16

Disappointing

Wanted to like this bok after hearing the first in the series. Found the story thin and the ending rather unexciting.. Such a pity, hope the next in the series is better.

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