Shadow Sands (Kate Marshall Series #2, US/Canada edition)

Shadow Sands, the second book in Robert Bryndza’s worldwide bestselling Kate Marshall series will be published 3rd November 2020. Click here to pre-order your copy! 

An Amazon Charts bestselling series.

“Sharply written and wonderfully wrought, this crime thriller sings with every twist and builds to a more-than-satisfying bang.” —Publishers Weekly

“With its delightful detective duo, Bryndza’s refreshing, twisty thriller stays upbeat even in dark moments.” Kirkus Reviews

The moors are a perfect hiding place for a serial killer. And a chilling return to the past for nascent private investigator Kate Marshall in a pulse-racing thriller by the author of Nine Elms.

Criminology academic Kate Marshall is on a scuba jaunt with her son when they dive toward a shocking discovery: the body of a teenage boy entangled below the surface of the Shadow Sands reservoir. The detective chief inspector’s too-quick narrative of a tragic drowning doesn’t add up, and when Kate follows the evidence, it leads to a darker discovery.

The victim is only the latest in a series of mysterious deaths and disappearances linked to the moorlands—and a mythic phantom said to hide in the rolling fog. When a researcher of urban legends vanishes without a trace, Kate and her associate Tristan Harper must act fast and look deep if they hope to find her alive.

But the elusive serial killer they’re hunting isn’t the only one a step ahead of Kate and Tristan. Someone else is making dead certain that the secrets of Shadow Sands stay buried.