Read Insidious Intent (Tony Hill & Carol Jordan, #10) Online Free - Widely recognized as one of our finest crime writers, with numerous accolades and legions of devoted readers worldwide, internationally bestselling author Val McDermid is back with the latest installment in her series featuring psychologist Tony Hill and former police detective Carol Jordan. In Insidious Intent, Tony and Carol are on the hunt for a serial killer who victimizes women at weddings without a date--and forces the duo to confront their most haunting moral dilemma so far.
In the north of England, single women are beginning to disappear from weddings. A pattern soon becomes clear: Someone is crashing the festivities and luring the women away--only to leave the victims' bodies in their own burned-out cars in remote locations. Tony and Carol are called upon to investigate--but this may be the toughest case they've ever had to face. Meanwhile, Detective Sergeant Paula McIntyre and her partner Elinor must deal with a cruel cyber-blackmailer targeting their teenage ward, Torin.
Impeccably plotted and intensely gripping, Insidious Intent reaffirms Val McDermid's place as Britain's reigning Queen of Crime.
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November 08, 2017
Returning with another high-intensity novel in the Hill and Jordan series, Val McDermid shows why she has been given so much praise for her mystery writing. When a vehicle is found engulfed in flames along the side of the road, questions mount. It is only when fire crews extinguish the blaze that...
November 20, 2017
I fell in love with Tony and Carol form the very first book. I loved the dynamic McDermid build into these characters.
McDermid writes all her books so it can be read as stand-alone novels, but I honestly feel that if you weren't with Carol and Tony form the start, you wouldn't apprec...
September 10, 2017
After the storming return of DCI Carol Jordan and clinical psychologist, Dr Tony Hill, in the sensational Splinter the Silence which set about establishing a Regional Murder Investigation Team, despite a successful apprehension, Val McDermid left readers floundering with a heck of a lot...
August 29, 2017
It’s that time of year again when there’s a new Val McDermid book out in the world and last Thursday saw me actually rousing myself from my book cave and heading down to my local independent bookshop, where I waited impatiently for them to open so I could lay my hands on a copy. Which I did. Then...
September 03, 2017
After a massive wait, we finally have a new Hill and Jordan story. Thank you, Val McDermid! Insidious Intent is the tenth in this northern crime series, following on from Splinter The Silence (2015).
This is not a series, you can just randomly pick up. We see real character and long term plot deve...
August 31, 2017
I'll write a proper review at some point, but man, I'm baffled by the 5* reviews this book is getting. It rolls along well for the most part - a regular installment in the ongoing adventures of Carol and Tony, with a decently meaty side part for Paula. And then the whole thing swerves off track a...
November 22, 2017
Tony Hill, Psychologist, and Carol Jordan, DCI of the newly formed Major Incident Team, return in this British crime series.
The duo is hunting the Wedding Killer, a man who crashes a wedding, picks out a single woman, wines her, dines her, and then murders her. He's up to 3 victims and the team...
November 28, 2017
DCI Carol Jordan is back as head of newly formed Regional Major Incident Team (ReMIT) stationed in Bradford. Her hand picked crew is composed of familiar returning characters & they’re about to be tested by a clever killer bent on revenge.
Dubbed ‘the Wedding Killer”, his meticulous...
February 12, 2018
Sorry to give this just one star as I've always loved this series mainly due to the fascinating & complicated character of Tony Hill. Use to like Carol too but as the books have gone on she's becoming very unlikable. Where in previous books I'd keenly follow tony & carol's relationship, I...
January 19, 2018
Dark, meticulous, and menacing!
Insidious Intent is a riveting tale that immerses you into the evidence collection and investigation into the kidnapping and violent homicide of several lonely, vulnerable women and the hunt for a serial killer with a penchant for fire.
The prose is sophisticated and...