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Wednesday's Child (Mass Market Paperbound)

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Description


When two social workers, investigating reports of child abuse, appear at Brenda Scupham's door, her fear of authority leads her to comply meekly with their requests. Even when they say they must take her seven-year old daughter away for tests.

About the Author


Peter Robinson is the author of the Inspector Banks novels, including "Strange Affair," which was chosen as one the best books of 2005 by the "Globe and Mail," the "South Florida Sun-Sentinel" and "January Magazine," and of two non-series suspense novels, "Caedmon's Song" and "No Cure for Love," "Strange Affair" has also been shortlisted for the "LA Times" Book Award for best crime fiction novel. He has also published a collection of short stories called "Not Safe After Dark," His novels have been translated into over sixteen languages, and he has won a number of international awards, including the MWA Edgar, the CWA Dagger in the Library, the Martin Beck Award, from Sweden, the Danish Palle Rosenkrantz Award, and the French Grand Prix de Litterature Policiere. He has also won five Crime Writers of Canada Arthur Ellis Awards.

"From the Hardcover edition."

Praise For…


“A gripping thriller.”
-San Diego Union-Tribune

“An exceptional novel ... Wednesday’s Child is Robinson’s best.”
-Virginian Pilot and Ledger-Star

his best work yet ... You really won’t put this one down until the final paragraph.”
-Toronto Globe and Mail

Product Details
ISBN: 9780380820498
ISBN-10: 0380820498
Publisher: Harper
Publication Date: April 2nd, 2002
Pages: 336
Language: English