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  • Paperback | Pub: 02 Jun 2022
    £8.99

    The ghosts of the past will not be silenced. Glasgow, 1983, and a beat constable walks away from a bar where he knows a crime is about to be committed. It is a decision that will haunt him for the rest of his life. In the present, an old fisherman…

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Denzil Meyrick

BOOK 10 IN THE D.C.I DALEY SERIES

‘in high demand across the globe … A runaway hit. Readers instantly warm to Daley’
– Daily Mail on the D.C.I. Daley Series

‘Crime fiction doesn’t get better than the DCI Daley series’
Waterstones Horsham

‘Fixes your attention from the beginning and keeps you fastened to the page right until the gripping, breathtaking end. I can only hope there is another decade of Daley and Scott to follow’
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Packing for your summer holidays? Or just soaking up the Scottish sunshine while it lasts? Either way, Six Wounds is the perfect summer read, set in Spain’s Costa Blanca and laced with dark humour. ☀️ 🏖
Available now from your local bookshop or the Birlinn website. @gojabrown

We are very proud to be publishing a brand new book by Stephen Proctor today, The Long Golden Afternoon. It tells the fascinating story of how Scotland's national pastime became one of the rare games played around the world. Available now from your local bookshop or on the Birlinn website.

The Death of Remembrance is the thrilling new instalment to the DCI Daley series. Find out more in this video, and pick up your copy on the Birlinn website, from your local bookshop, or from your favourite online retailer. 📚

🌟 PUBLICATION DAY! 🌟 The Death of Remembrance, the brand new novel in the DCI Daley series is officially published today. It is an incredibly special one because not only does it mark the tenth anniversary since the first book was published, it is also the tenth novel published in Denzil Meyrick's bestselling series! @denzil_meyrick