An entertaining and enthralling debut novel from Steve, full of engaging situations that combine actual events with fictional characters.
An imaginative use of Whitby's diverse community and cultures eases the reader through the twists and turns of a murder enquiry that stretches the minds of detectives investigating the death of an unknown female.
When a body is discovered beneath the iconic Whitby Abbey following a landslip there seems little reason to link it to a missing person report from West Yorkshire, after all, the absent young woman is a God fearing Daddy's girl and all reports suggest the female found is far from that.
Jane Hammond however may not have been all that she was brought up to be and her alternative Goth lifestyle creates problems for those investigating her death.
This debut novel takes the reader through many twists and turns as the days leading up to Jane's death reveal her secretive, diverse and promiscuous lifestyle which subsequently challenges the minds of the investigating officers as they unpick her final days.