Case Histories: A Novel (Jackson Brodie #1) (Paperback)
In a mystery that intertwines three separate storylines, Atkinson creates characters that leap off the page. Her prose is compulsively readable, capturing character voices that crackle and spark and echo in your head. You'll want to read everything she's written—which is, fortunately, quite a bit!— From Anna
Case three: A new mother finds herself trapped in a hell of her own making - with a very needy baby and a very demanding husband - until a fit of rage creates a grisly, bloody escape.
Thirty years after the first incident, as private investigator Jackson Brodie begins investigating all three cases, startling connections and discoveries emerge . . .
About the Author
Kate Atkinson is the author of six novels - Behind the Scenes at the Museum, which won the Whitbread Award for Book of the Year; Human Croquet; Emotionally Weird; CASE HISTORIES; One Good Turn; and When Will There Be Good News? - and a collection of short fiction, Not the End of the World. She lives in Edinburgh.