Based on the truth, this book makes for a compelling read and left me with a major book hangover. Perfect for fans of thrillers, police procedurals and human interest stories, it has something for everyone.

Smashed all my expectations and left me desperately awaiting the return of Detective Jake in book number three!
— Chapter In My Life: Scottish Crime Fiction Blogger
The very definition of a thriller. Highly original and jam packed with intrigue and suspense. The Detriment takes this series to a whole new level. An explosive read!
— The Book Review Café
David Videcette has managed to make my jaw drop yet again. Another amazing, unputdownable instalment in the DI Jake Flannagan series! Do not miss this!
— The Book Magnet
David Videcette grabs you by the throat and drags you along in a frighteningly topical story. One of those ‘just one more chapter’ books...
— Tracy Fenton at Compulsive Readers & founder of THE Book Club on Facebook
A fast paced and thrilling read... had me gripped throughout. Goodreads rating: 5/5 stars.
— By The Letter Book Reviews
Nobody blends truth and fiction quite like David Videcette. Another triumph!
— Alan McDermott, bestselling author of The Gray Series
An utterly absorbing read. A brilliant piece of writing.
— Baatty About Books
A heart in mouth, jaw dropping, unexpected read, which had me transfixed the entire way through.

Absolutely fantastic and full of shockers, I would read The Detriment all over again in a flash.

Five stars easily deserved.
— The Writing Garnet
Videcette has all the hallmarks of being a dangerous storyteller.
Combines police experience with an audacious stroke of imagination.
— Crime Fiction Lover

June 2007: a barbaric nail bomb is planted outside a London nightclub, a spy is found dead in his garden, and a blazing Jeep is driven into Glasgow airport. Three events bound by an earth-shattering connection that should have remained buried forever.

From the author of the The Theseus Paradox, the smash-hit 7/7 thriller based on true events, comes the sequel about a real-life mystery that threatens to destroy a nation. Detective Inspector Jake Flannagan must uncover how a series of astonishing events are inextricably linked, before the past closes in on him.


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