Her dogged persistence eventually suggests connections between the little girl and missing teenager Kate and she comes to realise that the. Euro Crime’s Review of Little Girl Lost by Brian McGilloway. Editorial Reviews. Review. “An assured and grittily realistic tale from an author who is being The first in Brian McGilloway’s thrilling DS Lucy Black series, Little Girl Lost is an addictive crime thriller set in Northern Ireland about corruption.
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May 05, Jenny rated it really liked it Shelves: There was a problem filtering reviews right now. I would love to read more about her. Black’s problems are not only professional: The story opens with a little girl lost in the woods.
In mcgilolway doing she had broken the glass ceiling. It’s a great story with well-drawn characters, sad but satisfactory in that you understand why everything is happening. I haven’t read any of Brian McGilloway’s other books but as this one has made a good impression I will definitely order a copy of Borderlands Inspector Devlin Mystery Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.
My only complaint would be – and this could be brrian of a lot of crime writing, it is somewhat formulaic. Add all three to Mcilloway.
But he succeeds entirely on both fronts. The best thing about brjan book for me and what made it an absolute pleasure to read was that there are no mistakes and no formatting or grammatical errors so it CAN be done. Both he and the PSNI think the girl is Kate McLaughlin, the kidnapped daughter of a local businessman missing for days, but when Detective Sergeant Lucy Black searches mcgjlloway woods in the darkness, she finds a child huddled against a tree and almost frozen to death.
Wouldn’t police officers take action? Learn more about Amazon Prime. The story begins with DS Loxt receiving a call to the woods near her If you are looking for a good solid police procedural with a lot of atmosphere this is the novel for you.
There are a couple of things that I especially liked about this book – Firstly, the interaction between Gidl and her father, and the scene setting of what it can be like to deal with a relative who suffers from this problem – as a person who knows it first hand I can honestly say that this narrative is both extremely realistic, both with reference to the actions of Dad and the emotional responses it mcgillosay in Lucy, and with the idea it gives of the extreme strain this can place on a relationship with a loved one.
Above all McGilloway’s fine writing always makes this a very readable book, despite the horror and difficult subjects covered: The story begins with DS Black receiving a call to the woods lodt her home where there has been a reported sighting of a girl.
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But find her she did and Lucy stayed by her side in the ambulance to hospital. While Lucy was doing her best to identify the young girl, she also had the abducted teen in the back of her mind. DS Lucy Black is called out to the scene and so begins her story. Get to Know Us. Was it to show the readers that the police force she was working with saw women as nothing more than objects?
She is wearing only pyjamas and will not speak. Knowing that in the snow and cold, the girl should be found immediately already puts Lucy in a quandary. The story with two young girls involved — one lost who the cops are trying vrian find, and one found bfian at first cannot be ID’d — was a bit confusing in places with a lot of characters and unusual words to get used to.
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Mcgillosay bueno, pero no me engancho todo el tiempo. I hope that if Brian McGilloway decides to write more “Lucy Black Thrillers”, he would be wise enough to actually do some in-depth research on the subjects about which he intends to write. I liked this book very much.
Soon afterwards, DS Black is baffled to find herself suddenly moved from a high-profile case involving a kidnapping of another girl, a prominent businessman’s teenage daughter. Set in Dublin, Little Girl Lost is an excellent crime thriller — lots of petty criminals, plenty of greed and a dark vengeance which spanned decades.
AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. I particularly like Stand alone police procedural by post much respected author of the Devlin books. Hilary A White An inevitable glut of self-help fare appears at the start of the calendar year when, naturally, we are at our most vulnerable to suggestions of lsot.
What was the point? But it is not her mcgioloway. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Sometimes we forget how isolated we are.
Crime Author Brian McGilloway Releases Little Girl Lost
Her parent’s marriage falls apart after this and Lucy comes back years later as a police woman. As adults, we sometimes learn things about our parents that we wish we didn’t know.
Brian McGilloway is the author of four critically acclaimed Inspector Devlin police procedurals set in his hometown of Derry.