I also HATED the Steele/McCrae conclusion, I cannot say anything more, at the risk of giving too much away, but I felt at the end, like I could care less if I ever read another one of this series. I do believe at some stage characters develop an expiry date, however at this end point I do believe MacBride has some more left in Logan. The only flaw for this book for a new reader would be that it makes much more sense if you read the earlier books in the series. We'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed them. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. Riprova. 1 BESTSELLER The tenth Logan McRae novel from the No. This is the tenth book in the Logan McRae series by Stuart MacBride. In the Cold Dark Ground (Logan McRae, Book 10) di Stuart MacBride. Welcome back. You also can read online In The Cold Dark Ground and write the review about the book. In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. Writing a long term series has to create some issues for authors that probably some of we fans rarely consider. It was fantastic to be snuggled up in the company of old friends: long suffering DI Logan McRae, irascible, comical DCI Roberta Steel, and gothic tattooed Samantha (Logan's girlfriend) é possibile averlo in lingua italiana? So it was over 500 pages long - they just disappeared in the twinkling of an eye. However characters do lose their appeal as writers continue to draw upon what made them so special in the 1st place. The tenth story in the Logan McRae series see him dealing with a missing person murder, a brewing drug turf war, a new superintendent who takes a dislike to him, DCI Steel, professional standards and the usual bevy of unsavoury characters that usually crop up. It's getting a bit same same. January 14th 2016 I have said 'that's the last Stuart Macbride book I'm reading' on many an occasion. In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. DNF at 35%. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. Download Full In The Cold Dark Ground Book in PDF, EPUB, Mobi and All Ebook Format. So begins a twisted trail for the dynamic duo of the hard working put upon Logan McCrae and the iconic DCI Steele. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. Bloody hell! Ti suggeriamo di riprovare più tardi. In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. Stick to crime writing, leave the humour to the commedians, Recensito nel Regno Unito il 25 giugno 2020. Logan McRae (Book 10) Grazie per la condivisione! Il nostro sistema considera elementi quali la recente recensione e se il revisore ha acquistato l'articolo su Amazon. Hai inviato la seguente valutazione e recensione. (Yeah that was a bit good) - Full review to follow in the New Year. In the Cold Dark Ground is the tenth in the long-running, police procedural, crime thriller series written by Stuart MacBride starring Detective Sergeant Logan McRae and set in Scotland. Logan attends two funerals, the local gangster that is Wee Hamish Mowat, who bequeaths Logan his criminal empire and much of his fortune and a litany of problems. Great crime, some characters involved in alot of the past novels passed away, a psychotic killer, investigations into the police force itself and a cliffhanger ending. If you're new to MacBride, this series is great. In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. McRae’s inner monologue was wearing and the Constable (still in training) accompanying him, was so implausibly dim that he wouldn’t have been allowed out of Nursery school let alone accepted into the Police Force! Al momento, è presente un problema nel caricamento di questo menu. The characters are all exceptionally well written especially protagonist DS MacCrea and DI Roberta Steel who may be the funniest detective in the history of crime fiction. Another rollicking adventure with Logan McRae and Police Scotland – five shiny stars, five thumbs up, and high fives all around. If you like your detective fiction dark, gritty and 100 percent readable, you need look no further. Logan McRae (Book 10) Thanks for Sharing! Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. His chaotic cop hero is at his best. With other worries Logan is happy to hand the investigation off to DCI Roberta Steele's MIT team and head back to the station. DS Logan MacCrea is trying to stay one step ahead of a rogue crime boss trying to kill him while facing the reality of turning off life support for his comatose lover injured in the line of duty. Tutti i titoli ed i bestseller del momento. It was fantastic to be snuggled up in the company of old friends: long suffering DI Logan McRae, irascible, comical DCI Roberta Steel, and gothic tattooed Samantha (Logan's girlfriend) Absolute jaw-dropping, edge of the seat brilliance. Fans of Michael Connelly and John Connolly won’t be impressed, Recensito nel Regno Unito il 15 febbraio 2019. I'm not sure if I'm in the right state of mind for this book this year or if the repetitive humor isn't working for me anymore. Articoli visualizzati di recente e suggerimenti in primo piano, Seleziona la categoria in cui desideri effettuare la ricerca. Readers have a lot to look forward to this year! He is more concerned about having to switch off his girlfriend Samantha's life support and what to do about local gangster wee Hamish Mowatt's dying wishes and his henchman Reuben's violent opposition to these wishes. Stuart lives in the north-east of Scotland with his wife, Fiona, cat Grendel, and other assorted animals. Refresh and try again. Si è verificato un problema durante il salvataggio delle preferenze relative ai cookie. The tenth Logan McRae novel from the No. Violent in places, events move along to a tumultuous climax. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Tagsgiving# makes me laugh out loud. Tagsgiving# makes me laugh out loud. Iscriviti ad Amazon Prime: consegne senza costi aggiuntivi in 1 giorno su 2 milioni di prodotti e in 2-3 giorni su molti altri milioni, film e serie TV su Prime Video, incluse le serie Amazon Original, più di 2 milioni di brani e centinaia di playlist senza pubblicità con Prime Music, centinaia di eBook Kindle su Prime Reading, accesso anticipato alle Offerte Lampo di Amazon.it e spazio di archiviazione per le foto illimitato. The early characters and their actions seem derivative and almost cartoonish. Select from premium In The Cold Dark Ground of the highest quality. ‘Top drawer … his most epic outing yet’ Independent. Having said that, one may one day arrive in the shops/library and I will be unable to resist. It was fantastic to be snuggled up in the company of old friends: long suffering DI Logan McRae, irascible, comical DCI Roberta Steel, and gothic tattooed Samantha (Logan's girlfriend), Implausible, almost cartoonish, characters and trite dialogue, Recensito nel Regno Unito il 1 novembre 2018. I don't know how to go about this review. But MacBride doesn’t seem fazed by it. This latest entry was at his thrilling best. Stuart MacBride has outdone himself yet again with this clever, sometimes dark, and at other times, hysterically funny novel. ‎THE SUNDAY TIMES NO. Also, the amount of times she rings Logan and he hangs up on her, mid-sentence. Great crime, some characters involved in alot of the past novels passed away, a psychotic killer, investigations into the police force it. 1 bestselling author. Who Knows. Cold Dark Ground Key: Gm Intro Gm Bb Gm Eb D Gm verse 1 Gm Bb Gm Bb D With looks that kill her smile conceals, her kiss is dangerous Gm Bb Gm Bb D With raven eyes that hypnotize, her word you cannot trust Gm Bb Gm Bb D She has a way to move and sway, to tempt the strongest man Gm Bb Gm Bb D And if she ever walks your way, look away son if you can. What I love about these books: astonishingly dark at times, absolutely hilarious at others. IN THE COLD DARK GROUND is complete in itself, with a definite beginning, middle and ending, but you will be setting your online calendars for this time next year in anticipation of the next installment of this addicting, riveting series. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. 1 BESTSELLER The tenth Logan McRae novel from the No. We’d love your help. This was my first reading of a Stuart McBride book, purchased with Audible to ease the boredom of a drive home from Tuscany. Our troubled hero Sergeant Logan McRae is finding himself... ... right between a rock and a hard place in this 10th entry of the acclaimed series, masterly as always written by Stuart MacBride. It gets written over and over in every book. Only 30 copies exist in the whole world – so not only would you own bragging rights for life, but also a piece of MacBride history! Riprova a effettuare la richiesta più tardi. We are in Aberdeen, the weather can be relied on to be atrocious and there are bodies with their heads covered with bin bags that have been tortured and killed. This latest entry was at his thrilling best. I've grown to love this series ... wonderful human policing, but dark humour and poignancy ... not to mention great characters which burst off the page, full of life. In the Cold Dark Ground shows that MacBride is not interested in repeating himself, even though familiar fingerprints are here. The se. I hope there comes a time where Logan is retired out, which would provide a great group of novels. In the Cold Dark Ground by Stuart MacBride Published by HarperCollins on January 14th 2016 Genres: Crime & Mystery, Fiction Pages: 528 Format: ARC Source: the Publisher Buy on Amazon, Buy At Book Depository Add To Goodreads. Logan McRae is back in action. Now, I have read all the books in the Logan McCrea series and by and large, loved them. I'm glad I did. In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. 1 bestselling author. ‘Top drawer … his most epic outing yet’ Independent Trouble is coming… Sergeant Logan McRae’s team find a body dumped in the woods – but is it the missing busi… As in straight away. In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. So begins a twisted trail for the dynamic duo of the hard working put upon Logan McCrae and the iconic DCI Steele. But as time passes I find myself drawn back to them. I discovered this irreverent Scot with the first of the Logan McRae series: Logan McRae is back in his 10th outing and although you did not know it – this is the book that you have been waiting for. Si è verificato un errore. See all 4 questions about In the Cold Dark Ground…, In the Cold Dark Ground (Logan McRae, Book 10) by Stuart MacBride. Dopo aver visualizzato le pagine di dettaglio del prodotto, guarda qui per trovare un modo facile per tornare alle pagine che ti interessano. However, I always went back for more, so something was drawing me back. MacBride weaves a complex tale of a man whose past is finally catching up with him and the lives he leads, a foot on the side of the law and a foot on the outside, have come up on Logan McRae. In the Cold Dark Ground. I remember reading this on a plane ride agter having bought it in the airport. I don't know why exactly, but I found myself becoming impatient as times ad skim reading just to get past parts. Start by marking “In the Cold Dark Ground (Logan McRae, #10)” as Want to Read: Error rating book. It is, as all McBride books, very, very wel written. Stuart MacBride is one of them. The wait has been long but it was worth it. ‎THE SUNDAY TIMES NO. There's also the impending decision to take Samantha off life support and the death of Wee Hamish Mowat which puts him in the crosshairs of lunatic henchman Reuben. I think this has been the best so far in this series which I have read in order over a few years now. Well done, Mr MacBride! It was fantastic to be snuggled up in the company of old friends: long suffering DI Logan McRae, irascible, comical DCI Roberta Steel, and gothic tattooed Samantha (Logan's girlfriend) ‘Top drawer … his most epic outing yet’ Barry Forshaw, Independent, ‘Skilful storytelling … a satisfyingly chunky, compelling thriller’ Sunday Mirror, Exciting … a guaranteed bestseller’ Literary Review, ‘New Logan McRae novels are close to the top of my unmissable list, and yet again MacBride delivers. Book Review: In The Cold Dark Ground - the latest DCI Roberta Steel & DS Logan McCrae triumph by Stuart MacBride! In The Cold Dark Ground, is a wonderfully entertaining book featuring Sergeant Logan McRae. Add to his woes the final decision to take his girlfriend off of life support and Sergeant Logan McRae is having a horrible week and its not going to get any better. Everything that Stuart MacBride has been building up in the first 9 McRae novels seems to be coming to a head within In the Cold Dark Ground and it is magnificent. It is cold, it is wet and it is dark - and not only the weather. Find the perfect In The Cold Dark Ground stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. DI Roberta Steel is back in the picture with her sarcastic wit in high gear and a new Superintendent with major attitude clouds the effectiveness of the Major Incident Team. … There’s a war brewing and Logan’s trapped right in the middle, whether he likes it or not. In the Cold Dark Ground (Logan McRae, Book 10) by Stuart MacBride. However, this is becoming repetitive, more fiddling around in her bra, and some more and then, well, here it comes again. The novel opens with him and his team searching cold, wet woods where they find a battered body with a bin bag tied round its head. Scopri tutti i libri, leggi le informazioni sull'autore e molto altro. I think he writes in Scotland and it has to be cold and dark much of the time. It was fantastic to be snuggled up in the company of old friends: long suffering DI Logan McRae, irascible, comical DCI Roberta Steel, and gothic tattooed Samantha (Logan's girlfriend) His work has won several prizes and in 2015 he was awarded an honorary doctorate by Dundee University. Now, it was a good story, but I was very frustrated by it also. What sets the series apart (and frankly makes it one of my favorite reads in the genre) is the sly humor and wry social commentary MacBride brings to the familiar genre of British mystery. This will be the last. Recensito nel Regno Unito il 27 febbraio 2019. In The Cold Dark Ground is the tenth novel in the Logan McRae series, and it’s another fabulous addition to the series. Another outrageous Tartan thriller from Stuart MacBride's Police Scotland detectives in Aberdeen and points north. Recensito nel Regno Unito il 21 maggio 2016, In The Cold Dark Ground is my favourite crime book of 2016 so far. Definitely not a stand alone book. With no doubt at all, the best crime fiction I've read this year, quite possibly in years. I couldn’t get past the first 10 minutes. No matter what I want to say, I run the risk of giving too much of the story away, so I feel I cannot really say what I want to. A real page-turner’ Sunday Mirror, ‘Stuart’s meticulous research shows. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. Logan McRae (Book 10) Thanks for Sharing! In the Cold Dark Ground (Logan McRae, Book 10) Hardcover – Mar 1 2016. by Stuart MacBride (Author) 4.4 out of 5 stars 17 customer reviews. As in straight away. Just feast your eyes upon all of these debut books to check out and emerging authors to... To see what your friends thought of this book, I haven't read them in order, and have thoroughly enjoyed each one. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. You submitted the following rating and review. Want to get your hands on this exclusive commemorative MacBride tartan hardback edition of IN THE COLD DARK GROUND? Not the usual five stars, this 10th book in the series. For me, In The Cold Dark Ground brings together so many of the wonderful elements that have been reoccurring throughout the prior book, along with leaving us with so many questions regarding where the series will head. ‘Top drawer … his most epic outing yet’ Independent Trouble is coming… Sergeant Logan McRae’s team find a body dumped in the woods – but is it the missing busi… … In the Cold Dark Ground is another another dark mystery# with so many layers it catches you and won’t let go. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. See all 13 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. DI Roberta Steel is back in the picture with her sarcastic wit in high gear and a new Superintendent with major attitude clouds the effectiveness of the Major Incident Team. Even worse: Aberdeen’s criminal overlord, Wee Hamish Mowat, is dying and rival gangs all over the UK are eying his territory. Logan attends two funerals, the local gangster that is Wee Hamish Mowat, who bequeaths Logan his criminal empire and much of his fortune and a litany of problems. I have made it to 20% but have to give up as it is full of references and characters from those previous books. Stai ascoltando un campione dell'edizione audio udibile. Utilizziamo cookie e altre tecnologie simili per migliorare la tua esperienza di acquisto, per fornire i nostri servizi, per capire come i nostri clienti li utilizzano in modo da poterli migliorare e per visualizzare annunci pubblicitari. No other author that I have read, NOT ONE, is able to meld these things together so perfectly. This is a superb addition to what is a stellar series. Visita la pagina di Stuart MacBride su Amazon, Visualizza o modifica la cronologia di navigazione, AGCM - Impegni Amazon Procedimento PS 11716, Pubblicità definita in base agli interessi. All we want is the next book. 1 bestselling author of the Logan McRae and Ash Henderson novels. In the Cold Dark Ground (Logan McRae, Book 10): Amazon.it: MacBride, Stuart, Worsley, Steve: Libri in altre lingue Selezione delle preferenze relative ai cookie Utilizziamo cookie e altre tecnologie simili per migliorare la tua esperienza di acquisto, per fornire i nostri servizi, per capire come i nostri clienti li utilizzano in modo da poterli migliorare e per visualizzare annunci pubblicitari. Except the dead ones, like Samantha, which actually caused me to shed a tear. DS Logan MacCrea is trying to stay one step ahead of a rogue crime boss trying to kill him while facing the reality of turning off life support for his comatose lover injured in the line of duty. Now, I have read all the books in the Logan McCrea series and by and large, loved them. This series was one I nearly gave up on as I felt throughout the middle some of the plot lines, characters amd dialogue/humour just became repetitive. But I think I'm going to go back and re-read them in order, to get a better feel f. I haven't read them in order, and have thoroughly enjoyed each one. This much more than a police procedural, with very well drawn characters, and a maelstrom of emotion and pressure piling up in a week in Sergeant Logan McRae's life based in his police house in Banff. A bombardment of emotions, a grippingly twisty plot, beautifully witty dialogue and characters I would kill to have created. non conosco l'inglese ma mi piace il personaggio e ho letto i primi 9 libri di questa serie. It was fantastic to be snuggled up in the company of old friends: long suffering DI Logan McRae, irascible, comical DCI Roberta Steel, and gothic tattooed Samantha (Logan's girlfriend) Sergeant Logan McRae’s team find a body dumped in the woods – but is it the missing businessman they’ve been searching for, or something far more sinister? In the Cold Dark Ground (Logan McRae, Book 10) by Stuart MacBride. Cold and Dark much of the time articoli visualizzati di recente e in! 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