The Face of a Stranger (Paperback)

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"Richly textured with the sights and sounds of London and its countryside...Solidly absorbing and Perry's best to date."
His name, they tell him, is William Monk, and he is a London police detective. But the accident that felled him has left him with only half a life; his memory and his entire past have vanished. As he tries to hide the truth, Monk returns to work and is assigned to investigate the brutal murder of a Crimean War hero and man about town. Which makes Monk's efforts doubly difficult, since he's forgotten his professional skills along with everything else....
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About the Author

Anne Perryis the bestselling author of two acclaimed series set in Victorian England: the William Monk novels, includingBlind JusticeandA Sunless Sea, the Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novels, includingDeath on BlackheathandMidnight at Marble Arch.She is also the author of a series of five World War I novels, as well as eleven holiday novels, most recentlyA New York Christmas, and a historical novel, The Sheen on the Silk, set in the Ottoman Empire. Anne Perry lives in Scotland and Los Angeles."
Product Details
ISBN: 9780345513557
ISBN-10: 034551355X
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Publication Date: September 30th, 2008
Pages: 345
Language: English
Series: William Monk Novels