Bad Chemistry

 
9780006478539: Bad Chemistry

The death of a scientist in Cambridge shocks the university and the town. As the police investigates a Canadian academic, in Cambridge for the summer, finds herself in the midst of the inquiry, linked to the victim by friends and to the police by her affair with a Scotland Yard detective.

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"This is Amanda Cross-land, with a loosened literariness but tighter screws on the action. --"Oxford Times""Nora Kelly has really caught the London that I love. The landscape, the people, and the idiom: they are all here." -- Natasha Cooper, former Chairman, Crime Writer's Association"Intelligently conceived academic mystery...timely and literate." -- "New York Times "of "Old Wounds"

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BACK IN CAMBRIDGE, HISTORIAN GILLIAN ADAMS FINDS MURDER WAITING…

The death of a brilliant young scientist in the Chemistry Department at Cambridge shocks both the university and the town, and Gillian Adams – a Canadian academic in Cambridge for the summer – finds herself caught up in the midst of investigations.

Venomous professional rivalries and a clandestine love affair are only two of the motives for this vicious murder. When a second body turns up there appears to be no links with the first, but everyone knows that if the deaths can be tied, the thread will lead to the murderer. While the police methodically sift the evidence, Gillian takes a different approach, asking the questions that only a woman can.

‘Kelly is as stunning on the evocative geography of workplaces as she is at dry, educated repartee. A chilling intrigue, which shrewdly examines professional jealousies and warped psychologies’
JOHN COLEMAN, 'Sunday Times'

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