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Dead Souls Weary, wary, hard drinking Detective John Rebus returns in author Ian Rankin s internationally acclaimed, award winning series As complex and unpredictable as the brooding mists that envelop his Edinburgh beat, Rebus is ever resourceful and determined but this time, vulnerable and challenged as never before, with complications in his personal life, and events that shake him to the depths of his being A colleague s suicide Pedophiles A missing child A serial killer You never know your luck, muses Rebus Driven by instinct and experience, he searches for connections, against official skepticism But at night, unsoothed by whiskey, Rebus faces his ghosts and the prospect of his daughter s possibly permanent paralysis Soldiering through dank, desperate slums and the tony flats of the Scottish chic, Rebus uncovers a chain of crime, deceit, and hidden sins knowing it s himself he s really trying to save


About the Author: Ian Rankin

AKA Jack Harvey.Born in the Kingdom of Fife in 1960, Ian Rankin graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 1982 and then spent three years writing novels when he was supposed to be working towards a PhD in Scottish Literature His first Rebus novel was published in 1987 the Rebus books are now translated into 22 languages and are bestsellers on several continents.Ian Rankin has been elected a Hawthornden Fellow He is also a past winner of the Chandler Fulbright Award, and he received two Dagger Awards for the year s best short story and the Gold Dagger for Fiction Ian Rankin is also the recipient of honorary degrees from the universities of Abertay, St Andrews, and Edinburgh.A contributor to BBC2 s Newsnight Review, he also presented his own TV series, Ian Rankin s Evil Thoughts, on Channel 4 in 2002 He recently received the OBE for services to literature, and opted to receive the prize in his home city of Edinburgh, where he lives with his partner and two sons.http us.macmillan.com author ianrankin



10 thoughts on “Dead Souls

  1. Annet Annet says:

    Great solid Rebus crime, 10th in the series Just spent some time after midnight finishing this book And it s my 50th book, closing my challenge, thank you Rebus Great, dark brooding crime series, set in the beautiful as well bleak Edinburgh surroundings full of character Inspector Rebus remains to be a troubled soul but also a driven fighter against injustice and


  2. Terence M Terence M says:

    Audiobook 14 45 hours Narrator Joe Dunlop4.0 of 5.0 starsAn excellent Inspector John Rebus novel by Ian Rankin.Despite the novels being set in totally different countries, for me it is quite easy to view John Rebus in much the same light as Michael Connelly s Harry Bosch They are both rather dour characters with strong codes of ethics and morals, yet both are prepared to


  3. Ellen Ellen says:

    Dead Souls Inspector Rebus, 10 by Ian Rankin.Dead Souls is divided into two parts Lost and Found Darren Rough, a convicted pedophile,has been let out of prison and now resides in an apartment with a clear view of a playground Rebus, while following Rough, observes him taking pictures of the animals or is the children at a zoo Rebus has strong suspicions that won t let him rest.Bar


  4. Ammar Ammar says:

    The tenth book in the Rebus series picks up from the end of the previous book Rebus is faced with a moral dilemma of dealing with a freed pedophile And at the same time he is trying to keep an eye on a serial killer that returned to town And a son of a friend of his is missing Three cases for rebus to play with and takes us on a your of Edinbrughs underbelly Enjoyable Noir Dark Criminal An


  5. Rob Rob says:

    3.5 stars.As a high school teacher, there were many times a student s behavior would become crystal clear after meeting his parents I d run into problems with work ethic or attitude or whatever, and I d think, What s the deal with this kid Then I d meet Mom and or Dad in a parent conference and immediately realize, Oh, of course that s why he fill in the blank It would be some sort of weird mirror


  6. Gary Gary says:

    The 10th novel in the Inspector Rebus series by Ian Rankin.Another excellent novel that further developes the character of Rebus and keeps these books fresh and interesting.


  7. Karl Karl says:

    This Orion Hardcover is signed by Ian Rankin.


  8. Eadie Eadie says:

    A colleague s suicide Pedophiles A missing child A serial killer You never know your luck, muses Rebus Driven by instinct and experience, he searches for connections, against official skepticism But at night, unsoothed by whiskey, Rebus faces his ghosts and the prospect of his daughter s possibly permanent paralysis Soldiering through dank, desperate slums and the tony flats of the Scottish chic, Rebus uncovers a chain of cr


  9. Shirley Schwartz Shirley Schwartz says:

    I found this book s plot to be a bit loose and disjointed and it left some unanswered questions It also had me questioning how we got to a particular point at times But the Rebus character is still great I like the way Rankin depicts his uncertainties and foibles While we read of these we never lose sight of the fact that he is a very brilliant copper I didn t much care for one of the villains in this book and I didn t like how that


  10. Bill Bill says:

    It s been awhile since I read a Rebus mystery and it was a welcome return to his world Gritty, interesting mystery peopled with an varied, excellent cast, headed by cynical, war weary Detective Inspector John Rebus of Edinburgh s crime squad A variety of issues possible crimes featured in this story, but while there were twists and turns, the stories seemed believable I enjoy Rebus very much a character perfect in his imperfections, questioni


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