The Black Dahlia

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The tortured body of a young woman was found drained of blood and cut in half 5 days after she went missing in January 1947. The newspapers called her the Black Dahlia and the cops investigating get caught up in the dead girl’s troubled story.

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Los Angeles, 15th January 1947. A beautiful young woman walks into the night and meets a horrific destiny.

Five days later, her tortured body is found drained of blood and cut in half. The newspapers call her ‘The Black Dahlia’. For two cops, what begins as an investigation becomes a hellish journey that takes them to the core of the dead girl’s twisted life.

And soon professional curiosity spirals into obsession…
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‘A mesmerising study of the psycho-sexual obsession… extraordinarily well written’ – The Times
‘The outstanding crime writer of his generation’ – The Independent
‘A wonderful tale of ambition, insanity, passion and deceit’ – Publishers Weekly

Additional information

Weight 0.266 kg
Dimensions 19.8 × 12.9 × 2.4 cm
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Cover

Paperback

Pages

383

Language

English

Edition

Reprint

Dewey

813.6 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K